Found July 09, 2013 on Fox Soccer:
PLAYERS: Jose Mourinho
Despite only experiencing 24 hours of Jose Mourinho's management, Branislav Ivanovic is already impressed with the new Chelsea boss. The Serbian arrived at Stamford Bridge after Mourinho's previous spell came to an end, but he is looking forward to sampling life under the Portuguese. After Chelsea's first day of training, he spoke with Serbian TV station B92 and said: "We had our first meeting with Mourinho. He looks very impressive which is very pleasing. "I think that with him in the future, Chelsea will act as a team, but we will also improve individually. "I think that he is very important for the club and for the fans, and that we will be able to meet his expectations."

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Essien Shows Off His Sleek Bentley On Chelsea’s Pre-season Opening Day

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Sky Sports boast ‘the biggest ever season’ of Premier League football coverage

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Ghana Star Michael Essien Joins Chelsea Pre-season Trip To Asia

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Chelsea linked with top strikers

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