Tag Archive for ‘Jose Mourinho’

Valdano exits Real Madrid, does Jose have too much power?

There were reports some weeks back saying Jorge Valdano, director general at the club would be exiting his post due to conflict with Jose Mourinho in the past. Then there was Jorge Valdano himself denying such reports saying he’s staying. But today, came the bombshell. Valdano’s contract with the club was terminated after holding the [...]

TV station uses Mourinho’s pictures to advertise UCL final

A local TV station in Spain chose to use Jose Mourinho’s images at Barcelona to promote the UEFA Champions League final on May 28. While it may be good advertising but it’s certainly not a good measure to retort to. The message at the end reads Todos con el Barca / All with Barca. (Via [...]

Barcelona - We lie, we cheat, we steal!

On Wednesday, everyone witnessed what many Madridistas knew all along - Barcelona cheat too. Yes the too to dignify that many clubs cheat, including Real Madrid. But only one difference and quite possibly a big difference - we or not everyone talks about the morals of the game as much as Barcelona players and managers [...]

Preview - El Clasico Numero Tres: Champions League Semi-final first leg

It was the press conference to end all press conferences. After months of displaying almost inhuman level of tolerance, Pep Guardiola finally cracked. And boy what a crack it was! I’ll just quote at length here, translation courtesy of Sid Lowe for The Guardian: “We worked together for four years. He knows me, I know [...]

Valencia v Real Madrid : Post Match Comments

Post match comments from Real Madrid’s 6-3 victory against Valencia at the Mestalla. Higuain scored a hatrick, provided 2 assists ; Kaka with 2 goals and Benzema with a single goal. Jose Mourinho Some people may lose focus after unforgettable matches, but that wasn’t the case today. We took this match very seriously, but the [...]