[68][69] The catchphrase was even used by Nike to present the celebration shirts for Inter's Serie A title. "Now I promise exactly the same things I promised in 2004 with this difference to add: I'm one of you. There is nothing a pure 4–4–2 can do to stop things.[178]. [86], After days of discussions between Real Madrid and Inter, a world record breaking compensation package was successfully agreed on 28 May 2010, and Mourinho was consequently released by Inter. [155] United made a strong start to the season before a difficult winter schedule widened the gap between them and city rivals Manchester City. [22] Mourinho sought to redefine the role of coach in football by mixing coaching theory with motivational and psychological techniques. This meant Mourinho had won every domestic title available for a manager in the Spanish top division within two years. Outside, however, a different story would be told. “I told him: ‘You’re a shit’,” recounted Materazzi in an interview with La Repubblica. [19] After attending coaching courses held by the English and Scottish Football Associations, former Scotland manager Andy Roxburgh took note of the young Portuguese's drive and attention to detail. Deze pagina is voor het laatst bewerkt op 10 aug 2020 om 13:46. [139] Chelsea started the season by picking up just 11 points in their first 12 games in the Premier League. [87][88], On 28 May 2010, it was confirmed that Mourinho would take over from Manuel Pellegrini at the Santiago Bernabéu Stadium. [11][12] In 2019, he became manager of Tottenham Hotspur. On 2 June 2008, Mourinho was appointed the successor of Roberto Mancini at Inter Milan on a three-year contract, and brought along with him much of his backroom staff who had served him at both Chelsea and Porto. The club went on to state, "The club wishes to make clear Jose leaves us on good terms and will always remain a much-loved, respected and significant figure at Chelsea. [33], Mourinho found a new managerial post in July 2001 with União de Leiria. The club had eliminated Manchester United, Lyon and Deportivo de La Coruña and their sole defeat of the competition came against Real Madrid in the group round. Date: 16 August 2009: Source: Own work: Author: Steindy (talk) 21:38, 28 November 2009 (UTC) Permission (Reusing this file) Deutsch: Dieses Foto wurde von Benutzer Steindy erstellt und unter nachfolgend aufgeführter Lizenz veröffentlicht. [182] In a 2013 Champions League encounter with Manchester United at Old Trafford, and with Real Madrid losing 1–0 and facing imminent elimination, United's Nani was sent off for a harsh charge on Álvaro Arbeloa. Inter TV director and host Roberto Scarpini has spoken to Sportitalia about the possibility of Jose Mourinho returning to Inter Milan and why he thinks it is a very unlikely outcome. Hij leidde de ploeg dit seizoen naar de Italiaanse landstitel. After the game, Mourinho did not comment on the incident except to claim that he did not know who "Pito" Vilanova was, with "pito" being Spanish slang for penis. That's because I will always have an extra man. What did they say to each other in that disarmingly tender moment outside the Bernabéu, when they knew that the adventure was over? The 2009–10 season was Inter Milan's 101st in existence and 94th consecutive season in the top flight of Italian football. The signing of Lucio, a mobile centre-back, was a deliberate step, but elsewhere Inter’s transfer policy appeared to be driven by opportunity. It was all nonsense, transparent distraction, but what mattered was that his players bought in. Grant's position was further enhanced by being given a seat on the board. [26] Robson moved clubs the following season but this time Mourinho did not follow as Barcelona were keen to retain him as assistant manager. Inter finished behind Panathinaikos in the Champions League group stage and crashed out in the last 16. 6.1m Followers, 78 Following, 8,767 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Inter (@inter) The eruption of the Icelandic volcano Eyjafjallajökull had obliged Barcelona to travel to Milan by bus for the first leg of that tie, where the Catalans slumped to a disjointed 3-1 defeat. [119], Following the 2013 Copa del Rey final loss to Atlético Madrid on 17 May, Mourinho called the 2012–13 season "the worst of my career". Mourinho's soldiers - Ten years on from Inter Milan's historic treble Inter remain the only Italian side to win the treble of Serie A, Coppa Italia and the Champions League in a single campaign In the second leg at home, Real managed to score two goals in the last 10 minutes, but the team could not get the third goal that would have levelled the aggregate score and sent them through on away goals. Javier Zanetti and Esteban Cambiasso, wearing Giacinto Facchetti’s old shirt, celebrate at the end of the Champions League final. Mourinho’s Inter upended the stereotype: a side that delivered its best football in the tightest spots. In Spain it is different, some people hate me, many of you in this [press] room. Mourinho also caused immediate ripples in Italian football through his controversial relationships with the Italian press and media, as well as his feuds with major Serie A coaches, including Carlo Ancelotti, then of Milan, Luciano Spalletti of Roma and Claudio Ranieri of Juventus. [59] By the end of the transfer window, he had brought three new players to the side: Brazilian winger Mancini (€13 million),[60][61] Ghanaian midfielder Sulley Muntari for a reported €14 million[62] and Portuguese winger Ricardo Quaresma for a cash/player exchange fee of €18.6 million plus young Portuguese midfielder Pelé.[63][64]. Real Madrid won the competition on the away goals rule after a tie of 4–4 on aggregate. [237], In 2019, Mourinho began hosting a show on the RT network called On the Touchline with José Mourinho in which he covers the 2019 UEFA Champions League. Mourinho said that this biased the referee and caused him to send off Chelsea striker Didier Drogba in the second half. “You’re going and you’re leaving us with [Rafa] Benítez. In a roundabout way, Inter might once again have had Barcelona to thank. Jose Mourinho is to hold talks with Inter Milan director Beppe Marotta over becoming manager of the Italian club for a second time. The Barcelona attack was led by a prime Ronaldo – whom Mourinho regards as the best player post-Diego Maradona. Mourinho’s time with the club was over, he was not coming back. It also became the title's catchphrase used by fans to celebrate Inter's 17th Scudetto later that season. [151] On 29 January 2017, despite a 2–1 second leg loss away to Hull City, Mourinho's United reached the final of the EFL Cup by virtue of a 3–2 aggregate win. Adriano left Inter in April 2009, and the exit of the Brazilian striker was followed by the Argentine duo Julio Cruz and Hernán Crespo. Ibrahimovic asked to be taken off throughout the game, but Mourinho … Eto’o had fallen out of favour at Barcelona in part because he resisted Pep Guardiola’s instruction to give up the centre of the attack to Leo Messi. "[128] On 19 April 2014, Mourinho suffered his first ever home league defeat as Chelsea manager in a 2–1 loss to Sunderland at Stamford Bridge. He lacked the requisite pace and power to become a professional and chose to focus on becoming a football coach instead. The possibility, however, of the quadruple was brought to an end on 1 May 2007 when Liverpool eliminated Chelsea from the Champions League on penalties at Anfield, following a 1–1 aggregate draw. [116] After losing 3–2 in Barcelona in the first leg of the 2012 Supercopa de España, Real Madrid won the return leg in Madrid 2–1. [200] Additionally, Johan Cruyff stated that same year, "Mourinho is a negative coach. Sulley Muntari has stated he still maintains a "good relationship" with former Inter Milan coach Jose Mourinho even after a decade from their famous treble-winning campaign. 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[144] Mourinho was victorious in his first Premier League game as United boss, winning 3–1 away to Bournemouth on 14 August 2016. [57] He spoke solely in Italian in his first press conference as Inter boss, claiming to have learnt it "in three weeks". Yet to focus on that would be to ignore what made this Inter team special. [citation needed], Inter struggled in their first two matches of the new season. He said: 'The truth is in the whole. There was little evidence in that first season that Mourinho could take this team higher. Chelsea midfielder Pedro supported Conte, claiming Mourinho's reaction was out of context. It is interesting for a coach to have the money to hire quality players but you never know if a project like this will bring success. With Chelsea's Ross Barkley scoring a 96th-minute equaliser, a Chelsea coach, Marco Ianni, celebrated the goal by running across the Manchester United bench and clenching his fists close to Mourinho's face. [145], On 11 September 2016, Mourinho lost his first Manchester derby as a manager in a 2–1 defeat to Manchester City; this was also his eighth loss against his rival manager while with Real Madrid, former Barça manager Pep Guardiola. During the pre-season, Mourinho put detailed reports of the team training on the club website. [129] He consistently played down Chelsea's title chances throughout the season and referred to it as a transitional season,[130] slowly moulding his squad and most significantly dropping (and eventually selling) Chelsea's player of the year of the two previous seasons, Juan Mata. He was at the greatest coaching seminar the world has seen [at Barcelona in the mid-90s], when the game as we know it was shaped, but he did not draw the same lessons everybody else did. His mother was a primary school teacher from an affluent background;[18] her uncle funded the construction of the Vitória de Setúbal football stadium. Despite surpassing the record set by Liverpool between 1978 and 1981,[53] the start to the 2007–08 Chelsea season was less successful than previous starts. [78] On 13 April, Inter continued their good season, having managed to reach the Coppa Italia final, for the first time under Mourinho, by beating Fiorentina 1–0 away (2–0 on aggregate). [213], In a 2010–11 Champions League match at Ajax in November 2010, late in the match when Real Madrid were leading 4–0, two Real Madrid players received late second yellow cards related to time-wasting. [122] Three days later, Real Madrid president Florentino Pérez announced Mourinho would leave the club at the end of the season by "mutual agreement", a year after signing a contract extension to 2016. Porto lost the 2004 Taça de Portugal Final to Benfica in May 2004, but two weeks later, Mourinho won a greater prize: the UEFA Champions League, with a 3–0 win over Monaco in Germany. Grant's squad managed to reach the final of the Champions League (something Mourinho failed to achieve in his three years at Chelsea), reach the final of the League Cup and maintained the unbeaten home streak at Stamford Bridge. [159], After a poor start to the 2018–19 season which saw Manchester United lose two of their opening three league games for the first time in 26 years, including a 3–0 home loss to Tottenham Hotspur – the heaviest home defeat of his career – an animated Mourinho demanded "respect" from critical journalists, and held up three fingers (one for each Premier League trophy he had won as coach), adding: "I won more Premier Leagues alone than the other 19 managers [in the league] together. And when I'm in Portugal, I always go. [158] United also lost the 2018 FA Cup Final to Mourinho's former club Chelsea after an Eden Hazard penalty sealed a 1–0 win for the Blues. He set up Benny McCarthy's equaliser in the first half, then with United focussed on defending the left, Porto switched to the other side, where McCarthy was able to beat Gary Neville and Wes Brown to score the winner.[183][184][185]. [25] The partnership was fruitful and Barcelona finished the season by winning the European Cup Winners' Cup, the Copa del Rey and Supercopa de España. Das Bild kann frei verwendet werden solange der Urheber genannt und die weiteren Lizenzbestimmungen eingehalten werden. Lippi predicted that Juventus would win the Scudetto in the 2009–10 season, which Mourinho viewed as disrespectful to Inter. Inter signed a host of players who would lead their charge to the treble: most prominently Milito, Thiago Motta, Samuel Eto’o, Lúcio and Wesley Sneijder. ", At the end of a Manchester United league game at Mourinho's former club Chelsea on 20 October 2018, Mourinho was involved in a tunnel incident. [22], He began working with Robson's successor, Louis van Gaal, and he learned much from the Dutchman's conscientious style. [219], Mourinho met his wife Matilde "Tami" Faria, born in Angola, when they were teenagers in Setúbal, Portugal, and the couple married in 1989. Despite the unrest, Chelsea won the League Cup again by defeating Arsenal at the Millennium Stadium. Shevchenko's first season at Chelsea was viewed as a major disappointment by the Chelsea fans, as he only scored four league goals and 14 in all competitions. [27], The chance to become a top-tier manager arrived in September 2000 when Mourinho moved up from his role as assistant manager at Benfica to replace manager Jupp Heynckes after the fourth week of the Primeira Liga. [98] On 22 December 2010, Mourinho won a match by the widest margin in his career, winning 8–0 against Levante, also of La Liga, in the first leg of their quarter-final of the Copa del Rey. Inter went on to score more than 30 goals before the end of November, thrashing derby rivals Milan 4–0, with new signings Diego Milito and Motta both scoring, and hammering Genoa 5–0, the largest margin of victory in the Serie A that season. As Inter’s players bounded on to the team bus later that evening, their manager, José Mourinho, slipped into a separate car of his own. Chelsea had attempted to sign Shevchenko in the preceding two years but Milan rebuffed Abramovich's interest in him. [147] Mourinho won his second Manchester derby as a manager on 26 October 2016 in a 1–0 victory at Old Trafford in the EFL Cup. The reports were filled with formal vocabulary, as, for instance, he referred to a 20-kilometre (12 mi) jog as an extended aerobic exercise. "[142], On 27 May 2016, Mourinho signed a three-year contract with Manchester United, with an option to stay at the club until at least 2020. Didier Drogba also made his return appearance to the Chelsea squad, coming off the bench in the second half. His father played football professionally for Os Belenenses and Vitória de Setúbal, earning one cap for Portugal in the course of his career. [100] It was also Real's first trophy since their 2007–08 La Liga title. [7] Mourinho then moved to Real Madrid, where he won La Liga in 2011–12 with a record points tally, becoming the fifth coach to have won league titles in four countries. Mourinho began discussing tactics and coaching with Robson in his interpreting role. At a press conference in March 2009, he insulted the first two rivals by claiming they would end the season with no honours, and accused the Italian sport journalists of "intellectual prostitution" on their behalf. [104] The victory was the team's 15th consecutive win to equal a club record set 50 years earlier, in 1961. [10] In May 2016, Mourinho was hired by Manchester United, where he won the UEFA Europa League, League Cup, and FA Community Shield in his first season, before being dismissed in 2018. How many other teams could have resisted, even with a two-goal advantage, for 62 minutes away at the best attacking side in the world? [220] Their first child, daughter Matilde, was born in 1996 and they had their first son, José Mário Jr. (who became a free agent after leaving Fulham by mutual consent in April 2017),[221] four years later. "[125] On 10 June 2013, Mourinho was officially confirmed as Chelsea manager for the second time at a press conference held at Stamford Bridge. [192] Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard has stated that Mourinho is the best manager he has ever worked for. After a 1–1 draw against Santa Clara on 20 January 2002, Mourinho recorded eight matches unbeaten in the league (six wins, two draws) since 25 November 2001. Mourinho is also acknowledged for his attention to detail, organisational planning and in-game communication. Inter put in a series of lacklustre group stage performances that included a shock 1–0 home loss to Panathinaikos and an away draw with Cypriot minnows Anorthosis Famagusta. [234], On 23 March 2009, Mourinho was awarded a doctorate honoris causa degree by the Technical University of Lisbon for his accomplishments in football. On 5 May 2010, the team won the Coppa Italia, defeating Roma 1–0, and on 16 May 2010, Inter beat Siena 1–0 to secure the domestic double, accomplishing the feat of winning all trophies available for a manager in the Serie A. Throughout his career, he has sometimes been accused of playing defensive, dull football to grind out results. I go when I feel I need to. This forced United manager Sir Alex Ferguson to move Danny Welbeck from the midfield to that flank, thus freeing Xabi Alonso, and two quick goals turned the game in Madrid's favour.