In what can only be described as contretemps, Mourinho has yet another injury setback. New Premier League recruit Zlatan Ibrahimović suffered an accidental self-injury to his right knee on Thursday. He landed awkwardly while challenging an Anderlecht defender for the ball in extra time of the UEFA Europa League Quarter-Final. Spot on with his
Manchester United put up a buccaneering performance as they shredded Chelsea apart with an epic 2-0 victory in a Premier League encounter at Old Trafford on Sunday. The performance- perhaps their best of the season- caught everyone by surprise as Jose Mourinho fielded a second string side captained by Ashley Young, in light of the
When Jose Mourinho left Chelsea, he left with his reputation was understandably tainted. Chelsea won the league two years ago, and last year had the worst title defence in Premier League history (even though Leicester will likely take that crown at the end of the Season). Since the retirement of Sir Alex Ferguson, Manchester United
Manchester United vividly expressed their intention to hold onto the FA Cup title as they swept aside Wigan Athletic with ease in the fourth round of the cup competition. The Red Devils instilled a 4-0 drubbing to Wigan- who won the cup in 2013- in a show of might that left Old Trafford whetting for
Manchester United launched their FA Cup title defense in full throttle by brushing aside Reading with a 4-0 victory in the third round on Saturday at Old Trafford. Having rested key players like David De Gea, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Paul Pogba, Mourinho’s charges showed no signs of slowing down: with Wayne Rooney opening the scoring
The Premier League is an unforgiving environment, and one in which managers are increasingly aware of the fact that they may be living on borrowed time. Manchester United’s beleaguered boss Jose Mourinho is the walking embodiment of this at present, as he continues to cut a tense and brooding presence on the Old Trafford touchline.
The former Chelsea manager and club legend was sacked just after 30 months and 136 games into his second stint at Chelsea. After making promises to stay for a long time this time around sighting maturity as the main reason to stay put, but it wasn’t what it turned out to be as he —