Browsing All posts tagged under »Jose Mourinho«

El Classico on a Monday Night?

November 30, 2010 by


The whole world had been anticipating tonights El Classico for a few weeks now. Barca v Madrid, Messi v Ronaldo, Venables v McManaman and Pep v Jose. The script had been set, Madrid have been unstoppable in recent weeks, brushing aside teams with ease, sitting top of La Liga – one point clear of fierce […]

Porto’s Perfect Start

September 14, 2010 by


My attention was recently drawn to the Portuguese league and FC Porto in particular, the reasoning being that they are currently being managed 33 year old Andre Villas Boas – Jose Mourinho’s previous right hand man at Porto, Chelsea and Inter Milan. It looks like that Mourinho’s former assistant has picked up Jose’s winning mentality, already securing his […]

The Mourinho Factor

August 1, 2010 by


As the new season draws closer im pondering on what impact serial winner Jose Mourinho will have on Real Madrid. On the face of it this looks like his toughest task yet, what team and manager can stop the Catalan juggernaut from winning the league again? Barcelona have made two signings this summer with versatile Brazilian Adriano Correia joining from Sevilla and not […]