Mourinho attends game as guest of Luis Campos, the Lille technical director linked with Man Utd and Chelsea

The ex-Old Trafford chief was invited to the high-flying Ligue 1 side's clash today by his old Real Madrid pal – where he bumped into ex-Chelsea star Nicolas Anelka. Campos worked as chief scout for the Los Blancos during the Special One's stint in the Spanish capital. The technical director's official role is as an adviser to Lille's scouting team. […]

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Mourinho 'would have done better' job vs PSG… and upset Man Utd fans might have a point

Paris Saint-Germain eased to a 2-0 win at Old Trafford last night in the first leg to inflict a first defeat in charge for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Goals from Presnel Kimpembe and Kylian Mbappe proved to be the difference on a night that saw Paul Pogba sent off, with Anthony Martial and Jesse Lingard both picking up injuries. Football fans […]

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Mourinho impressed by Qatar's World Cup base as he pays visit to 2022 venue

The 55-year-old was joined by former Manchester United coach Ricardo Formosinho for a guided tour of the Al Wakrah Stadium. Mourinho admitted he had his doubts after it was announced that Qatar would host the 2022 World Cup in the middle of the winter. But after his visit, he said: "I believe that many of us in Europe, players, coaches, […]

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Mourinho finally admits infamous laundry basket incident as Chelsea boss… and says he was close to death

Last night, working as a pundit for beIN Sports, the Special One admitted for the first time he tried to defy a two-match Uefa ban by hiding in a laundry basket. Mourinho, now 55, had been slapped with the ban for his behaviour in the previous round of the Champions League against Barcelona. Now, the former Manchester United boss has […]

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Jose Mourinho reveals Man Utd player asked former boss not to criticise him in training to protect status

Mourinho, sacked by the Red Devils in December, insists coaches have to be "very smart" in the modern game to deal with egos. Speaking as a pundit on beIN Sports, the self-proclaimed Special One told the tale of a player he had been coaching recently. Mourinho said: "When I coach on the pitch, I like to feel myself, free because […]

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Mourinho gagged from talking about Man Utd during pundit appearance with beIN Sports

The Old Trafford side inserted a confidentiality clause into his £15million severance package, and the club's lawyers will watch whether the Portuguese coaches abides by the agreement. Mourinho will feature as a pundit for beIN Sports' coverage of the Asian Cup match between Qatar and Saudi Arabia, as well as Saturday's London derby between Arsenal and Chelsea. But he will have […]

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Benfica tell Mourinho ‘money is no issue’ as they ramp up chase for ex-Man Utd boss – but Real Madrid could trump any offer

The former Manchester United boss has been linked with a return to his homeland as well as a shock move back to Real Madrid – who could trump any offer from the Primeira Liga side. Benfica have been searching for a manager since Rui Vitoria was sacked last week while Mourinho has been out of work since getting the boot in […]

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Jose Mourinho ‘didn’t understand’ Man Utd fans but Solskjaer will, Supporters’ Trust insist

That is the opinion of the Independent Manchester United Supporters' Trust who backed the decision to bring the former Red Devils striker in as interim boss. In a statement, MUST said: "United need a lift and our ultimate super-sub, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, is just the man for the job. "He’s been a long-term backer of fans and a patron of […]

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