Tag: Jose Mourinho

Mourinho says Nadal could be ‘fantastic’ footballer

LONDON: Jose Mourinho believes Rafael Nadal would have made "a fantastic footballer" had he not chosen to become one of the greatest tennis players of...

Empathy pivotal to Mourinho’s next destination

LONDON: Jose Mourinho wants his next club to be one where "internal empathy" exists and not "internal conflict" he told the Daily Telegraph on Tuesday. The...

Mourinho open to working in France

LILLE: Jose Mourinho said he could see himself coaching in France as he attended Sunday's 0-0 draw between Lille and Montpellier to reportedly cast an...

Man Utd confirm huge Mourinho pay-off

LONDON: Manchester United revealed on Thursday that sacking Jose Mourinho cost the club nearly £20 million, with executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward hailing the impact of...

Martial can reach Ronaldo’s level, says Man Utd boss Solskjaer

LONDON: Anthony Martial has the talent to reach Cristiano Ronaldo's level if he puts his mind to it, according to Manchester United caretaker boss Ole...

Solskjaer has Molde owners’ support to land full-time Man Utd job

MANCHESTER: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Molde's owners hope he does not come back to Norway, because they want him to be successful in becoming Manchester...

Basket case!: Mourinho admits he hid in laundry to skirt ban

LONDON: Jose Mourinho admitted Saturday that he once got round a two-match ban by hiding in a laundry basket so he could give a team-talk...

Mourinho assistant Rui Faria takes coaching job in Qatar

DOHA: Rui Faria, an assistant to Jose Mourinho at a number of Europe's biggest teams, has become head coach at Qatari league side Al Duhail,...

De Gea hails ‘real Man Utd’ after starring against Spurs

LONDON: David De Gea said the "real Manchester United" had been on show after his brilliant goalkeeping display secured a 1-0 win over Tottenham at...

Pochettino motivated by beating Man Utd, not joining them

LONDON: Mauricio Pochettino says his focus is solely on defeating Manchester United on Sunday to further Tottenham's Premier League title chances rather than his own...