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Despite cruising to a 6-0 win over their Slovenian opponents, Mourinho still found fault with his squad.
Although they cruised to a comfortable 6-0 win over Slovenian minnows Maribor, Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho still found fault with his side, namely Eden Hazard.
Despite the Belgian star grabbing himself a brace, the Portuguese tactician still wasn't impressed with some of his decision making during the rout of their opponents.
"I was very surprised that [Hazard let Drogba take the... Read the rest of the article »
The Spanish striker is apparently happy with life in Italy and had some interesting thoughts on his former coaches.
Given his difficulties at Chelsea, it's not surprising that Fernando Torres might not look back on his term at Stamford Bridge too fondly.
But surprisingly, he has some interesting words for even former Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez, which is noteworthy as he enjoyed a great run of form that earned him that mega-money move to Chelsea back in January 2011.
Now at Milan in an attempt to revive... Read the rest of the article »
The Chelsea boss has ruled out his star striker of Tuesday's Champions League clash with Maribor, whilst taking a jab at Spanish national team coach Vicente del Bosque
Chelsea coach Jose Mourino claims he is uncertain when star striker Diego Costa will regain fitness to return to the squad, but revealed that the former Atletico Madrid forward will not be ready for Tuesday night's Champions League clash with Maribor at Stamford Bridge.
The 26-year-old joined up with Spanish national team for two Euro 2016 qualifying game during the latest international break.... Read the rest of the article »
Mourinho also spoke about PSG's interest in his services, a team that he declined to manage in favor of Real Madrid, who sought him out at the same team
It seems Jose Mourinho has mixed feelings about some of his former players. After declaring weeks ago that Cristiano Ronaldo disappointed him for missing his penalty kick against Bayern Munich in the UEFA Champions League semifinal, today the Portuguese coach praised Real Madrid's striker and even compared him to French legend Zinedine Zidane:
"I'm not going to go further on what everybody... Read the rest of the article »
The Spanish star's fine form in front of goal has not gone unnoticed by this FIFA enthusiast. Relive all of his nine strikes in this impressive video
Chelsea striker Diego Costa has by far been the most outstanding player of the English Premier League 2014-15 season, so far, guiding his London side to the top of the table with 19 points out of seven games.
The former Atletico Madrid attacker, who moved to Stamford Bridge last summer for a £32m fee, leads the goal-scoring charts with a whopping nine goals, only taking him 17 minutes... Read the rest of the article »
Despite the injury to Mesut Ozil, and the German's poor form, the Gunners boss remains adamant that opting against re-signing the Spaniard was the right call
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has again defended his decision not to re-sign former Arsenal captain and star playmaker Cesc Fabregas.
The Spaniard, who spent eight unforgettable years with the north London side, departed the Emirates back in 2011 for Barcelona, spending three seasons with his boyhood club.
But after growing frustrated with his time at Camp Nou, the 27-year-old made the decision... Read the rest of the article »
Since returning to England, Mourinho has been keen on establishing Chelsea as a dominant force. How does he compare against other managers?
Last month, it was revealed which Premier League clubs had paid too much and which ones had gotten a bargain on some of their new transfer acquisitons.
To sum it up, Chelsea were the team that made out like bandits. Not only did the Blues get PSG to pay way more for David Luiz--£50 million to be exact--but they also got great deals on star duo Cesc Fabregas and Diego Costa, as well... Read the rest of the article »
Real Madrid superstar Iker Casillas has gone through a lot during the past few years. In an exclusive interview with Canal+, the goalie cleared the air on his relationship with Mourinho and hostile fans.
Iker Casillas finally offered his detailed version of what really happened at Real Madrid when his relationship with Jose Mourinho turned sour and immediately became the main talking point in the Spanish press.
The Madridismo icon picked up an injury in a Copa del Rey game against Valencia in January 2012. This led to then-coach Mourinho to sign Diego Lopez as a replacement. From there, Casillas... Read the rest of the article »
The Schalke vs Chelsea match in the UEFA Champions League is more than a month away. However, the fire has already started burning with the appointment of Roberto di Matteo by the German club.
It’s been almost two years since Roberto di Matteo last stood on the touchline to manage a football team. In November 2012, he suffered the sack under Roman Abramovich at Chelsea and was replaced by Rafael Benitez. Up until June 2014, Di Matteo received £130K per week from the Blues as compensation.
From being the happiest unemployed man alive during the past couple of years, the... Read the rest of the article »
Despite his fitness struggles, the Chelsea striker claims Jose Mourinho's worries will not weigh in on his national team call-up
The last time Chelsea striker Diego Costa jetted off to join the Spanish national team after receiving a call-up, the player pulled out and returned to London with an injury.
Thus, there are many reasons why Jose Mourinho might be worried to see his star attacker play for La Furia Roja in their Euro 2016 qualifiers clash with Slovakia this Thursday, as the Portuguese manager looks to preserve... Read the rest of the article »
The pair opened up about the incident which saw the Gunners boss shove the Portuguese coach during Sunday's London derby
Often in big matches such as Chelsea vs Arsenal, football takes center stage in a clash between great rivals and giants in the English Premier League. However, those who follow the beautiful game know that when the London duo faced off on Sunday, it would be all about Mourinho vs Wenger.
The two have been bitter enemies, locked in a war of words ever since the Portuguese boss touched down in... Read the rest of the article »
The Arsenal manager attacked his Chelsea opponent during a side-line spat, sending social media into a frenzy.
Last time Chelsea and Arsenal met, it was not a day to remember fondly for Gunners supporters as Arsene Wenger's historic milestone was ruined after a 6-0 humiliation at the hands of the Blues.
To make matters more interesting, former captain Cesc Fabregas signed for the 2012 Champions League winners this summer, enraging legions of Arsenal followers due to the Spaniard's long-term stay... Read the rest of the article »
Both Arsenal and Chelsea are undefeated in the current campaign, and neither will want to change that today. Watch live on NBCSN & Telemundo as these two English giants go head to head at Stamford Bridge.
Arsene Wenger will lead his squad to Stamford Bridge, the location that will have caused him plenty of nightmares over the last year. The Frenchman's 1,000th match was spoiled by a heavy 6-0 defeat at the hands of Jose Mourinho's side, and they will be hopeful of avoiding another embarrassing defeat today.
The hosts come into this match in fine form, with the second best defensive unit and an... Read the rest of the article »
Much to the delight of the Blues fans, their star striker will be ready for Sunday's London derby
Chelsea's star striker Diego Costa has declared himself fit for Sunday's highly-anticipated London derby clash with Arsene Wenger's Arsenal side.
The Spanish attacker, who moved to Stamford Bridge for a £32m this summer after a very successful title-winning season in La Liga with Atletico Madrid, has been the club's hottest player since the new English Premier League season kicked off.
The... Read the rest of the article »
The Chelsea boss had some interesting recent comments regarding the team's league rivals.
Jose Mourinho is a manager who has a proven track record of success in each country he has managed thus far.
Two Champions League titles with Porto and Inter, combined with a slew of league honors in Portugal, Italy, Spain, and England have many rating him among the top coaches in world football today.
However, he does have a reputation of not staying at one location too long and appears... Read the rest of the article »
Nemanja Matic's header after 34 minutes proved too much for the Portuguese side, being unable to equalize the match and keep their unbeaten streak at home.
Chelsea made clear they are up for greatness in this UEFA Champions League edition. Jose Mourinho's side dominated Sporting throughout the entire game, but were only able to score once against the Portuguese hoops. With tonight's three points, The Blues move up to Group G's first place after two games played.
Sporting's last UEFA Champions League match came five years ago vs Bayern Munich, and... Read the rest of the article »
The Portuguese coach stated that, for the first time, he is truly happy in one place, and won't be plotting his next move for a very long time.
For the first time in his coaching career, Jose Mourinho feels he can be in the same place for a very long time. Chelsea's boss stated in an interview he wants to stay with The Blues "until they want me to go". Mou said that, unlike any other moment in his coaching years, he is not planning what his next move will be:
"I'm truly The Happy One. I want to build a team that can last... Read the rest of the article »
The Portuguese coach said Pellegrini is not "a man of his word", accusing him of excessively criticizing last Sunday's referee, Mark Clattenburg.
One more time, Jose Mourinho blasted coach Manuel Pellegrini. Following last Sunday's meeting between their two sides, this time "The Special One" criticized his colleague for complaining about Mark Clattenburg's performance. Furthermore, Pellegrini enraged Mourinho after criticizing Chelsea's playing style, saying The Blues played "like a small team" against The Citizens. Today... Read the rest of the article »
The Portuguese coach holds harsh feelings against the Real Madrid striker since 2012; he also refused to take the Portuguese National Team coaching spot
It seems Jose Mourinho holds feelings for everyone he has coached. After one year coaching Chelsea, the Portuguese boss still holds harsh feelings against Cristiano Ronaldo for missing his penalty kick against Bayern Munich, during the UEFA Champions League semifinal match back in 2012.
During an interview, Mou reviewed his four consecutive semifinal draws, in which he has not been able... Read the rest of the article »
Jose Mourinho's men look to lure the Portuguese superstar to Stamford Bridge to reunite the Blancos ace with his former boss
Rumors of a Real Madrid exit for 29-year-old superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has been in overdrive. The Portugal captain admitted last week to being keen on a return to former club Manchester United, with rumors suggesting Los Blancos could be planning a swap deal between Ronaldo and Colombian striker Radamel Falcao.
Recent reports now heavily tip the two-time Ballon d'Or winner with a return to... Read the rest of the article »