10 Things You Didn’t Know About ‘Superman’ José Mourinho

Wonder why he is called ‘The Special One‘??  See for yourself and tell me he doesn’t deserve to be called ‘SUPERMAN’.

José Mourinho special one


  • José Mário dos Santos Mourinho Félix also known as José Mourinho was born on the 26th of January 1963 to Félix Mourinho and Maria Júlia Carrajola dos Santos.


  • Mourinho’s  professional career started in his hometown when he became the youth team coach at Vitória de Setúbal in the early 1990s.


  • In September 2000, Mourinho moved up from his role as assistant manager at Lisbon side Benfica to replace manager Jupp Heynckes after the fourth week of the Primeira Liga.


  • Mourinho first moved to Chelsea in 2004 and won the Premier League title with a record 95 points, the club’s first league title in 50 years.


  • In 2006-2007 he took Chelsea to an FA Cup and League Cup double and Mourinho left Chelsea in September 2007.


  • In 2008, Mourinho moved to Inter Millan. Within three months he had won his first Italian honour, the Supercoppa Italiana, and completed the season by winning the Serie A .


  • In 2009-2010, Under his management, Inter became the first Italian club to win the treble of Serie A, Coppa Italia and the UEFA Champions League.


  • Mourinho signed with Real Madrid in 2010, winning the Copa del Rey in his first season. The following year, he won the La Liga and became the fifth coach, after Tomislav Ivić, Ernst Happel,Giovanni Trapattoni and Eric Gerets, to have won league titles in at least four different countries: Portugal, England, Italy, and Spain.


  • Mourinho left Madrid in June 2013 and returned to England to manage Chelsea for a second time, which came to an end on 17 December 2015.


  • In ten seasons of club management, Mourinho has led his club to win its domestic league eight times, the UEFA Champions League twice and the UEFA Cup once.







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