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#the special one

# the-special-one - Thursday 12 September, 2019

Bored Mourinho itching for managerial return, but only on his terms
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Bored Mourinho itching for managerial return, but only on his terms

Sep 12th 2019, 7:39 PM 7,757 Views 4 Comments

The former United boss ruled out joining a club mid-season.

# the-special-one - Saturday 10 August, 2019

Mourinho joins Sky Sports as Premier League pundit - and his first job is an interesting one
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Mourinho joins Sky Sports as Premier League pundit - and his first job is an interesting one

Aug 10th 2019, 11:54 AM 9,357 Views 8 Comments

United’s season opener against Chelsea will be the setting for Jose Mourinho’s first appearance.

# the-special-one - Monday 22 April, 2019

‘Mourinho has done his time’ – Former Chelsea star suggests Portuguese is finished
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‘Mourinho has done his time’ – Former Chelsea star suggests Portuguese is finished

Apr 22nd 2019, 1:15 PM 12,815 Views 5 Comments

Frank Leboeuf says the former Chelsea and Man United boss has becoming a fading force.

# the-special-one - Sunday 30 December, 2018

'I thought he was wrong': Ballon d'Or winner Kaka blames Mourinho for Madrid struggles
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'I thought he was wrong': Ballon d'Or winner Kaka blames Mourinho for Madrid struggles

Dec 30th 2018, 2:12 PM 20,508 Views 7 Comments

The Brazilian has revealed his frustration at being picked behind Mesut Ozil in Mourinho’s starting XI.

# the-special-one - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

Third season syndrome strikes again: Where next for Jose Mourinho?
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Third season syndrome strikes again: Where next for Jose Mourinho?

Dec 18th 2018, 9:30 PM 27,527 Views 39 Comments

The Special One’s star has diminished after sackings by Chelsea and Man United, with his next move uncertain.

# the-special-one - Sunday 7 October, 2018

'It is not about me': Mourinho urges United fans to stop singing his name
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'It is not about me': Mourinho urges United fans to stop singing his name

Oct 7th 2018, 10:18 AM 6,515 Views 4 Comments

Red Devils fans serenaded their manager after their comeback against Newcastle on Saturday.

# the-special-one - Tuesday 21 August, 2018

'People were watching Arsenal because it was car-crash football. United are fast turning into the same'
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# Crashing The Bus

'People were watching Arsenal because it was car-crash football. United are fast turning into the same'

Aug 21st 2018, 11:22 AM 7,056 Views 2 Comments

Former Arsenal star Ian Wright says José Mourinho is “tarnishing” his reputation similar to Arsene Wenger’s final year at the Gunners.

# the-special-one - Sunday 19 August, 2018

'We made incredible mistakes' - Mourinho fumes as dismal Man United crash to Brighton
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'We made incredible mistakes' - Mourinho fumes as dismal Man United crash to Brighton

Aug 19th 2018, 8:19 PM 10,793 Views 14 Comments

Man United suffered a bruising 3-2 defeat to Brighton on Sunday evening.

# the-special-one - Thursday 26 July, 2018

Mourinho: Liverpool must compete to win Premier League after lavish summer spending
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Mourinho: Liverpool must compete to win Premier League after lavish summer spending

Jul 26th 2018, 1:33 PM 9,676 Views 32 Comments

The Portuguese says after large investment in their squad this summer, Liverpool should be aiming for the title.

# the-special-one - Saturday 17 March, 2018

Mourinho bemoans spending of Man United rivals as his job becomes more 'difficult'
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Mourinho bemoans spending of Man United rivals as his job becomes more 'difficult'

Mar 17th 2018, 12:30 PM 5,682 Views 24 Comments

Mourinho yesterday launched a 12-minute defence of his record at Old Trafford.

# the-special-one - Monday 5 March, 2018

Mourinho to provide punditry for Russia Today at this summer's World Cup
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Mourinho to provide punditry for Russia Today at this summer's World Cup

Mar 5th 2018, 11:25 AM 3,875 Views 11 Comments

Peter Schmeichel will also be working for the Russian broadcaster.

# the-special-one - Saturday 30 December, 2017

Mourinho questions referee Pawson's 'disappointing' non-penalty call
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Mourinho questions referee Pawson's 'disappointing' non-penalty call

Dec 30th 2017, 10:45 PM 8,577 Views 29 Comments

The manager felt the decision not to award Manchester United a penalty was pivotal in a disappointing draw with Southampton

# the-special-one - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

Man United fans seek meeting with Mourinho over tensions
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Man United fans seek meeting with Mourinho over tensions

Nov 1st 2017, 6:00 PM 12,644 Views 11 Comments

Manchester United Supporters Trust (MUST) have today released a statement.

# the-special-one - Friday 3 March, 2017

Katie is becoming a star - but beware of cheap imitations, warns Hearn
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Katie is becoming a star - but beware of cheap imitations, warns Hearn

Mar 3rd 2017, 8:00 AM 24,389 Views 36 Comments

Promoter Eddie Hearn has been fulsome in his praise of Katie Taylor ahead of her third professional bout in London this weekend.

# the-special-one - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

Mourinho challenges his players to show they are 'men' in Manchester derby
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Mourinho challenges his players to show they are 'men' in Manchester derby

Oct 25th 2016, 9:45 AM 4,763 Views 7 Comments

United face another big game in the English Football League Cup on Wednesday.

# the-special-one - Thursday 8 September, 2016

'Conte knows how to treat players' - Hazard aims dig at Mourinho
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'Conte knows how to treat players' - Hazard aims dig at Mourinho

Sep 8th 2016, 9:10 AM 4,705 Views 12 Comments

The Belgium international feels the current Chelsea boss’s experience of playing at the highest level gives him an edge in terms of player relationships.

# the-special-one - Friday 27 May, 2016

'I think I prefer to forget the past 3 years': Mourinho's first interview as Man United boss
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'I think I prefer to forget the past 3 years': Mourinho's first interview as Man United boss

May 27th 2016, 3:58 PM 8,590 Views 10 Comments

Mourinho is confident the appointment comes at the perfect time in his own career.

# the-special-one - Friday 13 May, 2016

Jose Mourinho runs off the bench to make a tackle in Fifa legends match
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Jose Mourinho runs off the bench to make a tackle in Fifa legends match

May 13th 2016, 6:25 PM 14,014 Views 6 Comments

The former Chelsea manager was in Mexico City as Fifa prepares for its annual congress.

# the-special-one - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

Liverpool's attempt to trademark Klopp's 'The Normal One' remark
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Liverpool's attempt to trademark Klopp's 'The Normal One' remark

Jan 12th 2016, 2:33 PM 6,981 Views 16 Comments

The German coach made the comment at his presentation back in October.

# the-special-one - Monday 28 December, 2015

Jose Mourinho scarves on sale outside Old Trafford ahead of Man United's clash with Chelsea
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Jose Mourinho scarves on sale outside Old Trafford ahead of Man United's clash with Chelsea

Dec 28th 2015, 4:35 PM 8,387 Views 35 Comments

Do the stall holders know something we don’t?

# the-special-one - Monday 5 October, 2015

Chelsea have given Jose Mourinho the dreaded vote of confidence in club statement
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Chelsea have given Jose Mourinho the dreaded vote of confidence in club statement

Oct 5th 2015, 8:43 PM 8,316 Views 20 Comments

The Blues boss has found himself under intense scrutiny as his team continues to stutter.

# the-special-one - Friday 7 August, 2015

Chelsea have just completed their best piece of business of the summer
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Chelsea have just completed their best piece of business of the summer

Aug 7th 2015, 10:00 PM 10,936 Views 12 Comments

We’re going to be seeing a lot more of Jose Mourinho in the Premier League.

# the-special-one - Thursday 11 June, 2015

Jose Mourinho won't be parking the bus any time soon as Chelsea boss hit with driving ban
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Jose Mourinho won't be parking the bus any time soon as Chelsea boss hit with driving ban

Jun 11th 2015, 5:39 PM 4,854 Views 5 Comments

No special treatment for the Special One.

# the-special-one - Friday 28 November, 2014

Celebrate Sonia O'Sullivan's birthday with a trip down memory lane
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Celebrate Sonia O'Sullivan's birthday with a trip down memory lane

Nov 28th 2014, 7:59 PM 5,263 Views 4 Comments

One of Ireland’s greatest ever athletes provided us with a litany of standout moments.

# the-special-one - Sunday 12 October, 2014

Jose Mourinho: 'I turned down PSG twice'
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Jose Mourinho: 'I turned down PSG twice'

Oct 12th 2014, 3:46 PM 3,837 Views 2 Comments

The Special One claims he was approached to take over as manager of the French club in 2011 and in 2013.

# the-special-one - Thursday 31 July, 2014

Analysis: Does Jose Mourinho give young players enough of a chance?
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Analysis: Does Jose Mourinho give young players enough of a chance?

Jul 31st 2014, 6:30 AM 5,290 Views 20 Comments

Romelu Lukaku was afforded no opportunities to impress the Chelsea manager. Is there something bigger at play?