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By Diego Torres

An explosive and stunning biography of Jose Mourinho - revealing the darkish aspect of 'the exact one'.

When José Mourinho introduced his go back to English soccer, it sparked celebrations from fanatics and press alike. As the most charismatic figures within the online game, his reappearance might without doubt merely be an outstanding thing…

But is there a darker aspect to the Mourinho? A mischievous, scheming, even tyrannical caliber to the guy underneath the veneer of charm?

As a part of El Pais, Diego Torres is without doubt one of the preferable investigative newshounds in Spanish soccer, and during this explosive biography of 'the exact one' he uncovers secrets and techniques and lies that may switch the way in which we see Mourinho.

From dodgy dealings to assassinations of avid gamers either outdoors and inside his personal group, and different stunning revelations, arrange To Lose unearths Mourinho as a guy a long way faraway from the hero such a lot of humans ponder him to be.

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That excites me since it potential i will increase new issues. I see avid gamers elderly 10 or thirteen years of age, and that i be aware of that during 4 years’ time I’ll be training them. ’ The effect of the wildly winning English greatest League had resulted in a wave of reforms being made throughout such a lot golf equipment at the continent. gamers now informed in remoted environments faraway from the supporters, who have been more and more taken care of as ‘consumers’. advertising technocrats, encouraged by way of enterprise types that held the outdated order in disdain, received new and wider powers at those golf equipment. They referred to professionalism, approximately ‘the undefined’ and of technological know-how. the truth that Mourinho behaved extra like a main government of a multinational than a trainer used to be indicative of the unfold of this tendency. Dortmund had noticeable this obsession for the executive ‘future’ throughout the earlier managerial regime and had suffered whilst their debt bubble ultimately burst. considering 2008 that they had reverted to being a more uncomplicated establishment, with their mythical Westfalenstadion emerging up from the center of a wooden on the subject of the Rheinlanddamm. lower than a hundred yards at the different aspect of the street are the membership workplaces. The constitution of the membership is easy. 90 according to cent of stocks within the membership belong to its participants. there's a council, break up into 4 components led by way of 4 humans all with anything in universal. The president Hans-Joachim Watzke, the carrying director Michael Zorc, the formative years academy director Lars Ricken and the trainer Jürgen Klopp are all former gamers. Watzke boasts of getting muddied his knees within the fourth department earlier than turning into the guy maintaining the Dortmund handbag strings. Dortmund’s source of revenue stood at €189 million for the 2011–12 season, in line with Deloitte. an identical record positioned Madrid on the best of the profit checklist, the 1st workforce to move prior the €500 million mark, making up to €513 million on the shut of 2012. This funds was once spent at the squad. among 2008 and 2012 Madrid invested on the subject of €550 million on signing gamers, whereas Dortmund had spent €80 million, €10 million under Madrid had spent on Ronaldo by myself. the space was once additionally good verified by way of what the 2 coaches had completed simply ahead of becoming a member of their new golf equipment: Klopp got here to Dortmund upon getting Mainz 05 promoted in 2008, whereas Mourinho had simply gained the Champions League with Inter while he signed for Madrid. The night of 24 October 2012 in Dortmund was once cool and damp, and the pitch used to be enjoying quickly in the end the drizzle. within the thirty fourth minute Pepe, stressed from Reus and Lewandowski, misplaced ownership. From the centre-circle Kehl lofted the ball again in in the back of Pepe; Lewandowski ran directly to it, capturing earlier Casillas to open the scoring. Dortmund received the sport 2–1 during this, the 1st staff fit among the 2 facets. Mourinho, dressed accurately in black, seemed on the post-match press convention to mourn the truth that he had warned his gamers in their destiny within the pre-match team-talk: ‘I stated to the gamers that this might be the sport of the misplaced ball. ownership given up by way of Madrid, counter-attack from Borussia.

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