José Mourinho: the early years

“I was nine or 10-years-old and my father was sacked on Christmas Day. He was a manager, the results had not been good, he lost a game on December 22 or 23. On…

Barcelona 2003/04: the year of faith that preceded greatness

The home fans at La Rosaleda are chanting “A Segunda, A Segunda”, taunting their travelling counterparts with the suggestion that they are in danger of being relegated. It’s December 2003 and Juande…