Jose Mourinho reveals his plans for Wayne Rooney after captain was benched

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho says striker Wayne Rooney is still in his plans after the Englishman was benched for today's game against Leicester City. The 30-year-old was a spectator as the Red Devils produced an impressive first 45 minutes against Claudio Ranieri's side. But the Portuguese believes Rooney is still a "big player" for […]
1 day ago

Jose Mourinho on the win and what it means to recover from back-to-back defeats

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho was full of praise for his players after the 4-1 win against Leicester City. The Red Devils desperately needed all three points after suffering two consecutive defeats in the English Premier League. And the Portuguese was delighted as his side moved up to fifth in the table. "It was a […]
1 day ago

Tactical Analysis: How Mourinho Can Turn Manchester United's Fortunes Around

Jose Mourinho is one of the most divisive, difficult-to-read figures in all of world soccer. The stubbornness he shows in dealing with both his players and the media has created a stigma around him, but his managerial record speaks for itself.Between Porto, Chelsea, Inter Milan, and Real Madrid, Mourinho collected eight league titles and two Champions League trophies, and all since...
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Jose Mourinho agrees with Louis van Gaal on this aspect of Manchester United's progress

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho admits he needs years to impose his own methods and style at the club. The 53-year-old has taken over from Louis van Gaal in the summer and agrees with the Dutchman that changing things around at United is a lengthy process. In 2014, van Gaal said: "We are in a […]
2 days ago

Mourinho wanted two Arsenal players at Chelsea

As extracted from the book ‘Jose Mourinho: Up close and personal’ by Robert Beasley (via Daily Mail), it has been revealed that the Portuguese manager wanted Theo Walcott and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain at Chelsea. It is no secret that Chelsea and Arsenal share a very fierce rivalry and the rivalry between the two clubs has been
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3 days ago

Jose Mourinho slams “football Einsteins” following Man United’s defeats

Red Devils boss is creating a siege mentality at Old Trafford after plenty of recent criticism.
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3 days ago

Manchester United: Mourinho says win was “positive performance”; Wanted red card

Red Devils boss Jose Mourinho wanted to see a red card for Jak McCourt's tackle on Memphis Depay early in the second half at Northampton.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
4 days ago

City edges United in epic Manchester Derby

For the first 36 minutes of the Manchester Derby, Manchester City produced a performance that seemed like a flood on United’s defense. Under wave after wave of City possession and movement, it was their own inability to press as a team that caused United to look like an incoherent shambles — Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Jesse Lingard being the weakest first half performers overall...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

When should Manchester United fire Jose Mourinho

Caution: The content/takes in this post are extremely hot. Proceed at your own discretion.  Let’s call a spade a spade here. The Manchester United-Jose Mourinho relationship is going to end when United eventually fire him. Maybe they’ll say it was by “mutual consent” but if history is any guide, their working partnership will end sometime in the year 2019. If we’re still...
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August 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Man. U players banned from playing 'Pokemon Go?'

In order to help his players keep their focus before matches, Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has issued a ban against playing Pokémon Go. Per John Mahoney of the Daily Star, Mourinho has insisted players cease playing Pokémon Go two days in advance of their upcoming match against Manchester City in China. He wants the players “to be focused solely on tactics” during...
Via Sportsnaut
July 24, 2016  |  Discuss

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