Found April 22, 2012 on Ghanasoccernet:
Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho remains a major target for Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich.The Mail on Sunday says the Russian owner and Mourinho parted on bad terms in 2007 but relations have improved to such an extent since that wages of more than £9million a year – after tax – and a compensation bill from Madrid of £25m would be sanctioned. A Chelsea source said: “Such is Roman’s determination to bring back Mourinho that he is prepared to top Jose’s Madrid wages and pay compensation to buy out the remaining two years of his contract.”

Mourinho gets 1st win at Barcelona in 10th try

It took 10 attempts and three clubs for coach Jose Mourinho to finally guide a team to triumph at Barcelona's Camp Nou Stadium. Cristiano Ronaldo's 73rd-minute winner lifted Real Madrid to a 2-1 win over Barcelona on Saturday and seven points clear at the top of the Spanish standings with just four games to go. Not with Chelsea nor with his Champions-League winning Inter...

Mourinho: 'I think I will continue at Madrid'

Jose Mourinho says he will likely remain coach of Real Madrid beyond this season with the Spanish leader playing for a spot in the Champions League final. Mourinho is under contract until 2014 and has repeatedly refused to confirm whether he will see out the full four years of his deal. He is reportedly linked to a return to Chelsea or another English club, Manchester City. Speaking...

Report: Chelsea FC Will Break Bank to Lure Jose Mourinho From Real Madrid

Jose Mourinho could be weeks away from doing the impossible. It was hard enough to imagine Real Madrid dethroning FC Barcelona as Spanish champion, but Mourinho could further shock the soccer world after this season. Chelsea FC is considering paying a king's ransom to bring Mourinho back to Stamford Bridge. Owner Roman Abramovich has ordered club directors to do what ever it...

Win over Bayern is Madrid's only route to CL final

Having nearly relieved Barcelona of its Spanish league crown, Jose Mourinho's task of guiding Real Madrid to the Champions League final is on the line on Wednesday when only victory over Bayern Munich will suffice. Madrid is staring down a 2-1 first-leg deficit ahead of the semifinal return at Santiago Bernabeu Stadium. The record nine-time European champion's record when...

Mourinho reveals Porto secret

Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho said he almost left Porto a year before winning the Champions League in 2004. Mourinho,...

Real Madrid Boss Mourinho Targets Man City’s Richards

Real Madrid boss Jose Mourinho is eyeing Manchester City defender Micah Richards.The Daily Mail says the England player is a surprise name on Real Madrid‘s shopping list this summer after his impressive season at the Etihad Stadium. Mourinho had tried to sign the versatile right back during his time at Chelsea. The 23-year-old only signed a four-year deal last year, but it has...

Mourinho Assures Real Madrid He’s Not Tempted By Chelsea Return

Jose Mourinho has informed the Real Madrid board he intends to continue as coach next season. El Mundo says Mourinho recently met with vice-president Jose Angel Sanchez to assure him that he intended to carry on, despite the interest of former club Chelsea. Sanchez and his board are delighted and did not hesitate meeting Mou’s request to upgrade the contracts of his backroom staff...

Mourinho: The team is more important

Jose Mourinho says his Real Madrid players must be willing to risk suspension for the Champions League final if they...

Cech: Of Course Mourinho Has Given Chelsea Tips!

Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech was almost horizontal yesterday ahead of tonight’s massive Champions League clash at Barcelona. An away goal would further dent the confidence of a Barca side whose defeat in Saturday’s top-of-the-table Primera Division clash with Real Madrid was their first in 54 home games. But Cech said: “Although Barcelona lost the ‘Clasico’ on Saturday...

City of Madrid relishes Clasico spoils

Madrid was bouncing Saturday night, as thousands of fans poured out to the streets to celebrate their side's 2-1 victory at Barcelona's Camp Nou. Real's victory all but ensures this year's La Liga title for Jose Mourinho's side. Most were celebrating in the capital's famous Cibeles fountain on the stately 'Paseo la Castellana' avenue, which runs for...

Real Madrid riding on extreme confidence

Riding high after their huge weekend victory in El Clasico , Real Madrid now looks to put the sword to Bayern Munich . A win will take them to the final in Munich, and give 'Los Merengues' a chance to win their tenth European Cup . By winning in Barcelona Saturday night, coach Jose Mourinho's team cast off one of the biggest shadows any side has had to deal with in recent...

Di Matteo Looking To Put An End To A Glorious Barcelona ‘Dynasty’

After what Roberto Di Matteo has managed to do with Chelsea’s season after sacking Villas-Boas, one would think Abramovich would actually consider him for the permanent spot? According to rumors yesterday, the Russian millionaire is set to throw what ever money is needed to bring back Jose Mourinho to Stamford Bridge. Could that be true? [...]

El Clasico: The story of the game from a fan’s perspective

The Barcelona vs. Real Madrid game has always live up to its hype and today’s game by no means take away anything from the wonderful phrase “El Clasico” used to describe the encounter between the two Spanish giants . Let’s face it, we all have been waiting impatiently for El Clasico as fans from both teams acknowledge the fact that ninety minutes can decide whether their...

Ray's World: Real Madrid beats Barcelona

Real Madrid all but clinched their first La Liga title since 2008 with a 2-1 victory over Barcelona in El Clasico.  Real moved seven points clear of Barcelona at the top of the table with only four games remaining in the league.  It was the first league victory in El Clasico for Real Madrid in eight games, dating back to when they last won the league in 2008 and only the second...
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