Jose Mourinho has found a new ‘specialist’ in London besides Arsene Wenger
May 15, 2019
Former Porto, Inter Milan, Chelsea, Real Madrid and
Manchester United manager has tasted success in all the clubs he managed
winning numerous trophies and hailed as the special one.
Mourinho was sacked by Manchester United in December
2018, and has been working as a pundit. However, and his choice of words is
well known to spark post discussions beyond the 90 minutes of football. During
his days with Chelsea, he described former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger as a
‘specialist in failure’, this time he has found another ‘specialist’ London
based manager in Mauricio Pochettino.
on Mauricio Pochettino Tottenham
manager, Mauricio Pochettino came under heavy critism from the special one, ‘He’s won what? Which trophy?’ ahead of Champions
League final when asked about which team was to win the UCL?
However, The Argentine
boss has not won any trophies with the three clubs he has coached, coming
closest to tasting success in the 2015 League Cup when Spurs lost to Mourinho’s
Chelsea in the final.
Mourinho also feels that Pochettino has earned respect for the job he did at Southampton and a special praise for the progress Tottenham have made despite not
signing new players in the last two transfer windows and managing to reach the
champions league final in Madrid.
No rivary yet.
Pochettino was tipped as a potential replacement for
Mourinho following his dismissal from Manchester United until the
club hired Ole Gunnar Solskjaer on a three-year deal.
Mourinho is a fan of Pochettino’s work,
but believes Liverpool coach Jurgen Klopp has the advantage heading into the Final
clash in Madrid, as the German is more experienced in finals.
“Jurgen will be in his third final;
I can’t imagine the feeling it would be for him to have played three finals and
not to win.”
“They have the team, the players,
the structures, and are good coaches,” Mourinho said of Pochettino and
Klopp in an interview with L’Equipe .
Mourinho is expected
to return to management ahead of next season and has been linked with a number
of French clubs, with both PSG and Lyon interested