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#Special One

# special-one - Sunday 22 September, 2019

Preston boss labels Maguire 'a special player' as their promising start continues
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# Special One

Preston boss labels Maguire 'a special player' as their promising start continues

Sep 22nd 2019, 5:47 PM 9,691 Views 9 Comments

Alex Neil’s side are in third place in the Championship following Maguire’s winner at Birmingham City.

# special-one - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

'Pep is a genius, but a tireless worker first'
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# Special One

'Pep is a genius, but a tireless worker first'

Jun 12th 2019, 2:30 PM 4,199 Views 9 Comments

Mikel Arteta has spoken of the subtle nuances of the manager’s coaching style at the Etihad Stadium.

# special-one - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Whatever 'it' might be, there is no denying Jose once had it, or that it has long since deserted him
# You Know What Three Means
# You Know What Three Means

Whatever 'it' might be, there is no denying Jose once had it, or that it has long since deserted him

Aug 28th 2018, 4:28 PM 6,444 Views 10 Comments

We’re not witnessing the Mourinho of Porto or Inter anymore, writes Eoin Butler.

# special-one - Saturday 10 March, 2018

'I don't care what people say' - Mourinho blasts critics after defeat of Liverpool
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# Special One

'I don't care what people say' - Mourinho blasts critics after defeat of Liverpool

Mar 10th 2018, 3:17 PM 11,834 Views 30 Comments

Two goals from Marcus Rashford saw Man United put Liverpool to the sword at Old Trafford on Saturday.

# special-one - Sunday 15 October, 2017

'I'm sure I will not finish my career here': Mourinho states he will not retire at Old Trafford
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# Special One

'I'm sure I will not finish my career here': Mourinho states he will not retire at Old Trafford

Oct 15th 2017, 2:48 PM 6,227 Views 31 Comments

The 54-year-old is currently into the second season of a three year contract.

# special-one - Saturday 14 January, 2017

Mourinho features in Uefa's all-time top 10 coaches but no room for Pep
# Acclaim
# Acclaim

Mourinho features in Uefa's all-time top 10 coaches but no room for Pep

Jan 14th 2017, 1:34 PM 8,821 Views 60 Comments

Sir Alex Ferguson and Brian Clough are also included but the Manchester City boss was unable to make his way onto the list.

# special-one - Monday 8 August, 2016

Forlan backs Man Utd for title challenge under Mourinho
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# Special One

Forlan backs Man Utd for title challenge under Mourinho

Aug 8th 2016, 8:11 PM 4,615 Views 27 Comments

The former Red Devils striker feels no Champions League football this season will boost their Premier League chances.

# special-one - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

Jose Mourinho agrees personal terms with Man United - reports
# Speculation
# Speculation

Jose Mourinho agrees personal terms with Man United - reports

May 24th 2016, 11:22 PM 9,766 Views 34 Comments

It’s also being suggested that free agent Zlatan Ibrahimovic could be the manager’s first signing.

# special-one - Friday 8 April, 2016

Mourinho: I can almost guarantee I’ll be back this summer
# PORTUGEEZER
# PORTUGEEZER

Mourinho: I can almost guarantee I’ll be back this summer

Apr 8th 2016, 5:26 PM 7,998 Views 19 Comments

The Portuguese is confident he will be in a new job after the end of the season and says he is ready to go and give his all at a club where he is “truly wanted”

# special-one - Saturday 19 December, 2015

Mourinho says he'll stay in London... and he's even at a game today
# The Sacked One
# The Sacked One

Mourinho says he'll stay in London... and he's even at a game today

Dec 19th 2015, 12:30 PM 14,419 Views 27 Comments

The former Chelsea boss is in the stands to watch the Championship top-of-the-table clash having been sacked on Thursday.

# special-one - Monday 24 August, 2015

5 of the oddest Jose Mourinho stories being reported today
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# Special One

5 of the oddest Jose Mourinho stories being reported today

Aug 24th 2015, 2:54 PM 8,400 Views 6 Comments

He allegedly stuck out his tongue at John Terry and more quirky claims.

# special-one - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Jose Mourinho has weighed in on the Fifa-FAI controversy
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# Special One

Jose Mourinho has weighed in on the Fifa-FAI controversy

Jun 7th 2015, 7:41 PM 13,552 Views 9 Comments

The FAI, earlier in the week, played down criticism following the emergence of this news.

# special-one - Friday 6 February, 2015

Jose Mourinho explains why he refused to talk to the media last week
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# Special One

Jose Mourinho explains why he refused to talk to the media last week

Feb 6th 2015, 10:13 PM 4,460 Views 6 Comments

The coach has given a cryptic explanation for his blackout of journalists.

# special-one - Thursday 1 May, 2014

5 talking points from this week's Champions League action
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# Analysis

5 talking points from this week's Champions League action

May 1st 2014, 12:01 AM 6,149 Views 16 Comments

Jose Mourinho punished for his negativity, Atletico’s miracle continues and more.

# special-one - Sunday 20 April, 2014

Five reasons why Jose Mourinho should win Manager of the Year
# Opinion
# Opinion

Five reasons why Jose Mourinho should win Manager of the Year

Apr 20th 2014, 10:30 AM 6,464 Views 22 Comments

The Special One became the Happy One before a ball was kicked and a huge visit to Anfield could see him return in title-winning style.

# special-one - Sunday 30 March, 2014

Jose Mourinho tells Crystal Palace ball boy 'one day somebody will punch you'
# The Scolding One
# The Scolding One

Jose Mourinho tells Crystal Palace ball boy 'one day somebody will punch you'

Mar 30th 2014, 9:17 AM 15,004 Views 17 Comments

The Chelsea boss had some words of warning for the youngster at Selhurst Park yesterday.

# special-one - Friday 26 July, 2013

Mourinho remaining calm over Rooney bid
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# Special One

Mourinho remaining calm over Rooney bid

Jul 26th 2013, 9:50 AM 2,773 Views 28 Comments

The Chelsea boss insists he has enough attacking options even if he doesn’t bag the England striker.

# special-one - Monday 3 June, 2013

13 reasons why we're glad Jose Mourinho is back
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# Special One

13 reasons why we're glad Jose Mourinho is back

Jun 3rd 2013, 4:23 PM 5,061 Views 3 Comments

It was confirmed today that the Portuguese manager would be returning to Chelsea.

# special-one - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

Jose Mourinho return to Chelsea 'not my business' - Rafa Benitez
# Fact
# Fact

Jose Mourinho return to Chelsea 'not my business' - Rafa Benitez

May 1st 2013, 8:13 PM 1,100 Views 0 Comments

Rafa was asked about old his old enemy taking his job. Awkward.

# special-one - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

'The devil is white as his name is Cristiano' - Madrid ready to face Fergie's firing squad
# One Hot Ronnie
# One Hot Ronnie

'The devil is white as his name is Cristiano' - Madrid ready to face Fergie's firing squad

Mar 5th 2013, 10:43 AM 1,220 Views 2 Comments

Marca, the Madrid sports daily, is calling on Los Blancos to go for the jugular.

Jose Mourinho vows to keep emotions in check whatever the result at Old Trafford
# Special One
# Special One

Jose Mourinho vows to keep emotions in check whatever the result at Old Trafford

Mar 5th 2013, 12:16 AM 913 Views 0 Comments

There’ll be no histrionics like those with Porto almost a decade ago.

# special-one - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

VIDEO: Watch ITV’s excellent Mourinho documentary in full
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# Special One

VIDEO: Watch ITV’s excellent Mourinho documentary in full

Dec 11th 2012, 10:13 PM 4,526 Views 0 Comments

The programme includes original footage from his time as a translator for Bobby Robson and tells the story of his rise to the top of world football.

# special-one - Monday 3 December, 2012

‘Divorce on the horizon’? Mourinho rubbishes Madrid exit reports
# Special One
# Special One

‘Divorce on the horizon’? Mourinho rubbishes Madrid exit reports

Dec 3rd 2012, 1:45 PM 1,578 Views 2 Comments

Is this the end for the Special One?

# special-one - Monday 17 September, 2012

Former Real chief Calderon slams Mourinho comments
# Special One
# Special One

Former Real chief Calderon slams Mourinho comments

Sep 17th 2012, 12:28 PM 1,022 Views 0 Comments

Mourinho said he ‘doesn’t have a team’ after the La Liga champions were beaten by Sevilla on Saturday night.

# special-one - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

Call me 'unique' not 'special' says Mourinho
# Self Praise
# Self Praise

Call me 'unique' not 'special' says Mourinho

Aug 14th 2012, 2:06 PM 502 Views 0 Comments

“So whether it pleases or not, if one recognises my value or not… people should may be call me ‘unique’ rather than ‘special’ until someone else wins three championships like me.”

# special-one - Saturday 5 March, 2011

'Special One' Mourinho's lucky escape after attempted airport stabbing
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# Lucky Escape

'Special One' Mourinho's lucky escape after attempted airport stabbing

Mar 5th 2011, 12:25 PM 530 Views 0 Comments

The Real Madrid and former Chelsea and Inter coach José Mourinho was the target of an attempting stabbing last week.