José Mourinho

Jose Mourinho takes aim at expectations of former club Manchester United

Roma manager Jose Mourinho has criticised former club Manchester United for setting their expectations too high.The Portuguese coach was in charge at Old Trafford between 2016 and 2018, winning the League Cup and Europa League during his time in Manchester.And Mourinho, who will lead Roma into the Europa Conference League final against Feyenoord on Wednesday, couldn’t help but aim a thinly-veiled dig at United when asked whether both he and Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti had been written off too soon.He said: “I believe that the problem with Carlo Ancelotti was that when you coach Everton you are not about...
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How José Mourinho became a trending TikTok sound with his own name

José Mourinho is best known as the enigmatic Portuguese football manager - but it appears the Special One has also become a popular TikTok sound thanks to the iconic delivery of his own name.If you've been on TikTok recently, you've probably seen many using "I am José Mourinho" as a parody to brag about their strategic brilliance.The sound actually originates from the Roma manager's appearance in a Topps TV advert for stickers for the UEFA Euro 2024 tournament in Germany for which he is an Ambassador and Sticker Manager.In the ad, the 59-year-old begins with the declaration: "I am José...

Rio Ferdinand apologises to Jose Mourinho over comments made in 2019

Jose Mourinho infamously said that finishing second with Manchester United is one of his best achievements as a manager. That statement, coming from a two-time Champions League winner, has been synonymous with United’s failings since his sacking four years ago. Despite winning two major trophies in his first season...

Jose Mourinho opens up on Tottenham ‘hurt’ but insists ‘no regrets’ despite sacking

Jose Mourinho says it “hurt” when he was fired from Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur but he has no regrets in his time there.The now Roma manager was in charge of Spurs from 2019 to 2021 and was replaced by Nuno Espirito Santo the following season. Mourinho has opened up about being fired and says while there are no hard feelings, it was a “strange thing to happen” just days before Spurs played Manchester City in the Carabao Cup final. “Yes it hurt,” he told Sky Sports. “I react in a funny way when I speak with some English journalists...

Roma's 'sense of family' key to reaching Europa Conference League final - Jose Mourinho

Jose Mourinho said a "sense of family" between his AS Roma club and their supporters was the biggest reason they reached the final of the Europa Conference League. The outspoken Portuguese coach told Roma supporters ahead of their 1-0 semifinal, second leg win over Leicester City that they shouldn't come to the stadium just "to watch" the game, but rather "to play" it.

Jose Mourinho: Roma win over Leicester 'our Champions League'

Roma manager Jose Mourinho said he was "very emotional" following his side's Europa Conference League semi-final win over Leicester City on Thursday. The Italian club will face Feyenoord in the inaugural final on 25 May in Tirana, Albania. Mourinho is the first manager to reach the final of a major...

Jose Mourinho makes big claim about Celtic and Brendan Rodgers

Brendan Rodgers had an incredible run as Celtic manager, completely dominating Scottish football. It was under him that the team was transformed into the Treble winning machine that would go on to eventually win twelve straight domestic titles or what is now famously known as the Quadruple Treble. For all...