1. José Mourinho. The special one suffered his joint heaviest defeat in terms of goal difference a few days ago. His AS Roma side was outclassed by Norwegian side FK Bodø/Glimt in the UEFA Europa League. A 6-1 trashing on Thursday invited criticism on the manager for the first time since he moved to Rome.
1. José Mourinho. The Portuguese is the biggest name who has been a victim of Jürgen Klopp's knack for getting managers sacked. After winning a few trophies in his first season at Manchester United, his second did not go so smoothly. A poor start meant that by December 2018, they were already considered out of the title race.
Chelsea has sacked many managers during the Roman Abramovich era. They have sacked a total of 14 football managers since Abramovich bought the club in 2003. Photo Credit: Facebook List of managers that have been sacked by Chelsea since Abramovich bought the club. 1. Claudio Ranieri — 2004
Former Chelsea winger, Andre Schurrle was one player who seldom made the pages of newspapers in his active years, but throughout his short football career, he has given his best and always had something to contribute. The 30-year-old shocked the football world when he terminated his contract with Borussia Dortmund and announced his retirement from active football at 29.
The argument that José Mourinho, 'The Special One' is a finished manager, old school and old fashioned with outdated tactics is a disrespectful argument made by people who simply dislike Mourinho for one reason or the other.Photo credit: Getty Images The Portuguese manager is still a great manager and he's showing it once again in the Italian Serie A with AS Roma.
Roma boss Jose Mourinho returns to Turin for the first time since his controversial gesture after the 2-1 victory over Juventus, while at Manchester United. The Portuguese tactician provoked the supporters and players of Juventus after his United side bounced back to beat the Old Lady in the Champions League group stage.
Roma midfielder Jordan Veretout is fresh from winning the UEFA Nations League with France and wants to continue with the Giallorossi against Juventus on Sunday. ‘Jose Mourinho changed our mentality.’ The Frenchman was in the Les Bleus squad that beat Belgium and Spain to lift the trophy at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza.
Jose Mourinho has reportedly showed off the drone he is using to analyse the formation and movements during training sessions. ‘It’s work, not fun’. The Stadio Olimpico side posted a video of their coach showing off the drone he uses to analyse the team’s movements and the patterns he tries in training.
After making history as the northernmost champions of the league in Europe last season, BodoGlimt gave the Roma one of their most embarrassing defeats, which left José Mourinho in shock. Located within the Arctic Circle, BodoGlimt Rome put 6-1 in their swords. The game on matchday 3 of the Europa Conference League marked Giallorossis' second worst defeat in European competition after two 7-1 bankruptcies against Manchester United in 2005/06 and Bayern Munich in 2017/18.
Roma boss José Mourinho once again made fun of Juventus fans by showing them three fingers as a reminder of the treble he won with Inter in the 2009-10 season. He said in 2010, referring to the Old Lady who had earned a few controversial spot-kicks: “There is only one 25-metre penalty box in Italy.”
Just a few weeks ago, Jose Mourinho made a promise to Gareth Southgate and urged him to once again call up Tammy Abraham for international duty if he has "proper eyes". Last night, Abraham not only earned a recall to the national team but also started and scored his first goal for England in about two years.
Roma boss Jose Mourinho threw his players under the bus after the 6-1 Conference League defeat to Bodo/Glimt. ‘I over-estimated their capabilities.’ The defeat was an historic loss in his career, as for the first time at the 1,008th game, Mourinho had a team that conceded six goals.
'Embarrassing and unacceptable defeat' - Italian media hits out at Mourinho after Roma’s humiliation
According to reports, Italian sports papers hit out at José Mourinho after Roma’s 6-1 defeat against Bodo Glimt in the Europa Conference League on Thursday evening. The defeat was the first time that one of the Portuguese’s teams conceded six goals in one game in his 1,007 matches as a coach.
Roma boss José Mourinho is not happy with his side lack of depth and confirmed it during his press conference after the match against Juventus. The Stadio Olimpico side was defeated 1-0 at the Allianz Stadium on Sunday, and now sit fourth, nine points behind leaders Napoli.
Roma boss José Mourinho has already announced the line-up for Roma’s next game against Cagliari: ‘the same one as yesterday.' José Mourinho isn’t a lover of rotating his squad and Thursday’s Conference League clash against Bodo/Glimt convinced him to limit the use of substitutions from game to game.
According to reports in Italy, Roma boss José Mourinho will punish five Roma players after their disappointing performance against Bodo/Glimt by sending them to the stands against Napoli. The Giallorossi return to the pitch today at 17.00 UK time, hosting the Serie A leaders at the Stadio Olimpico in Rome.
I'm sure the novelty of José Mourinho's return to Serie A will wear off sooner rather than later, but for the time being, it's still interesting to keep an eye on him, especially since his fortunes have been inextricably linked with Tammy Abraham's, who also joined AS Roma this summer.
Roma boss Jose Mourinho said Italian football ‘has improved a great deal, but the referee and VAR ruined’ his side's 3-2 defeat to Lazio on Sunday evening. Roma had won all but one of their competitive matches with José in charge, but were beaten at the Olimpico by their arch-rivals.
Roma boss José Mourinho described the changes he has made to his Roma side against Empoli. He said: "We don't have lots of experienced, fully-formed players." The Stadio Olimpico side got back on track with goals from Lorenzo Pellegrini and Henrikh Mkhitaryan, after their 3-2 Derby della Capitale defeat to Lazio, though Empoli had started quite strong with some decent chances.
Roma boss José Mourinho saw only ‘positive’ things from his side's 3-0 Europa Conference League win away to Zorya, but was still bitter about the loss to Lazio. The Stadio Olimpico were coming off a 3-2 Serie A defeat to Lazio, but retained their 100 per cent record in the Conference League by sweeping Zorya Luhask aside 3-0 in Ukraine.