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  • Jul 12, 2014
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Jose Mourinho content to leave Istanbul with a draw

Chelsea kept Didier Drogba well-shackled in his first game against the team he helped to win the Champions League but Aurelien Chedjou’s second-half goal earned Galatasaray a 1-1 draw in their last-16 first leg on Wednesday.

Thursday, 27 February, 2014, 9:48am

Jose Mourinho blasts media for publicising Samuel Eto'o remarks

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has criticised media for publicising his disparaging comments about his forwards, comments he regarded as private and light-hearted.

26 Feb 2014 - 10:03am

Jose Mourinho fumes at ‘19th-century’ West Ham

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho angrily accused West Ham United of playing “football from the nineteenth century” after they secured a hard-fought 0-0 draw against his side.

30 Jan 2014 - 12:45pm

Self-belief fuels Chelsea's title charge, says Lampard

Frank Lampard believes there is a growing self-belief within the Chelsea squad ahead of their London derby against his former club West Ham in the Premier League at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday.

Chelsea lie third in the division, behind Manchester City and leaders Arsenal.

28 Jan 2014 - 11:42pm

8-1 Chelsea power show as All-Stars wilt

Chelsea turned on the style in an 8-1 rout of Indonesia All-Stars on Thursday as they completed their Asian tour with a 100 per cent record under returning manager Jose Mourinho.

Two belters from Brazilian midfielder Ramires and another brace from back-from-loan striker Romelu Lukaku swelled the Chelsea scoreline, as Indonesia’s lone score came from a late Tomas Kalas own goal.

26 Jul 2013 - 9:12am

Jose Mourinho denies Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich meddled with team

Mourinho said he was in complete control of all playing matters between 2004 and 2007, and also gave an insight into the behind-the-scenes activity that led to the signing of the striker from AC Milan for £30 million (HK$365 million).

17 Jun 2013 - 4:35am

Jose Mourinho says he returns to Chelsea as 'more mature' manager

"Now we are back together at a great moment for both. We are ready to marry again, and to be happy and successful again," the Portuguese coach said after the Premier League side announced their "Special One" had signed a four-year contract.

5 Jun 2013 - 4:51am

Chelsea confirm Mourinho's return to Stamford Bridge

Chelsea welcomed back fan favourite Jose Mourinho, their "Special One", as manager for the second time on a four-year contract yesterday. The Portuguese, who left Real Madrid last weekend, won the 2005 and 2006 Premier League titles in his first spell with the west London club but departed in 2007 after falling out with billionaire owner Roman Abramovich.

4 Jun 2013 - 2:55am

EPL jumps gun on Jose Mourinho's return to Chelsea

The official English Premier League website jumped the gun yesterday on Jose Mourinho's expected return to Chelsea by running a report with today's date - but key details left blank - announcing his appointment.

3 Jun 2013 - 4:04am

Mourinho bows out after trophyless season at Real

Intensely irritating to some, hugely entertaining to others, the outspoken and colourful Jose Mourinho has proven time and again that success is never far from his golden touch.

22 May 2013 - 5:14am