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  1. Calling all would-be managers

    Posted Aug 20th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The practice round of the SCMP fantasy football game has now started and you have until September 9 to hone your skills before the competition proper begins. The 'who's hot and who's not' list (far right) shows your fellow managers are selecting and sacking from their teams. If you fancy yourself as the next Jose Mourinho don't miss your chance to join ...

  2. style meter

    Posted Aug 21st 2005, 12:00am by Divia Harilela

    ... Laura Ashley prints can stay in the closet. David Beckham Who cares what he wears any more? Besides, Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho is much cooler. Plastic bra straps They serve no purpose. ...

  3. Roman's numerals

    Posted May 01st 2005, 12:00am by Nick Pulford

    ... their third title, at least not while Roman Abramovich and Jose Mourinho are calling the shots at Stamford Bridge. Victory at Bolton last night finally confirmed Chelsea as champions, but the destiny ... the gap could be closed, such was the growing sense of Chelsea's invincibility as the season progressed. Mourinho has lived up to his own billing as the 'special one', delivering ...

  4. A point to prove

    Posted Apr 29th 2006, 12:00am by Nick Pulford

    ... it is a game in which both teams have a point to prove. Jose Mourinho's champions need only a draw to retain their title, and it would give them great satisfaction to lift the trophy in front of their own fans and against their biggest rivals. A mix of Mourinho's caution and competitiveness might well combine in a safety-first game by Chelsea, with the aim of securing a point at least. ...


    Posted May 01st 2005, 12:00am by Nick Pulford

    ... that advantage to seven points. For Jose Mourinho, whose father was once sacked from a manager's job on Christmas Day, it was a personal triumph. 4. Last season their defence was almost as good as Arsenal's but they were let down by an inconsistent attack, especially at home where they failed to score in four of their last 10 league games under Claudio Ranieri. Mourinho's switch to 4-3-3 ...

  6. CHAMPIONS again!

    Posted Apr 30th 2006, 12:00am by Nick Pulford

    ... The Blues finally crossed the finishing line last night after a 3-0 thrashing of nearest rivals Manchester United- footsore, weary and, no doubt, more than a little relieved. Jose Mourinho ... The style with which Mourinho's warriors captured the Premiership this time was not as impressive as last season, but in the end true class showed through, writes Nick Pulford ...

  7. History says elite group ought to settle title in battle among themselves

    Posted Aug 13th 2005, 12:00am by Nick Pulford

    ... Chelsea are in a league of their own. Jose Mourinho's team are worthy title favourites, but their advantage might not be as big as it appears. Although the championship is decided over 38 ... seasons. The highest points-getter against the Premiership's other 16 teams, by contrast, has been overhauled four times out of nine due to poor performance in the mini-league. Mourinho ...

  8. Three lions complemented by a collection of unsung heroes

    Posted May 01st 2005, 12:00am by Nick Pulford

    ... by an outfield player and just 16 short of the outright record set by David James when he was keeper at Liverpool. While this magnificent trio have taken most of the plaudits this season, Jose Mourinho's team ethic has been well served by a host of more unsung heroes. Claude Makelele (midfielder; 33 league starts) has to be top of the list- arguably the game's foremost holding ...

  9. 845 days to go

    Posted Apr 16th 2006, 12:00am by Peter Goff

    ... a boost when their Chinese imports get a run, but Chelsea barely flicker on the radar. With his oligarch's billions and Jose Mourinho's coaching flair Kenyon thinks he can turn ... at Cobham in Surrey. Under Mourinho's tutelage, the clubs coaching staff will put the Chinese through their paces in the run up to the games. Some financial backing, tied in with heaps ...

  10. Meddling in managerial matters is a loser's game

    Posted Mar 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... with former manager Jose Mourinho. But not even Abramovich would resort to text messaging his squad to sound them out about the head coach. The best managers are always the ones who come through ...




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