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ANALYSIS By Ben Hayward | Spanish Football Editor Veni, vidi, vici – I came, I saw, I conquered. Julius Caesar in 47 BC, not Jose Mourinho in. José Mourinho forgot happiness need not be a weakness 2 Ken Early: Like Napoleon, Mourinho is the outsider always trying to prove himself. of José Mourinho’s leadership approach, Soccer & Society reading, posing in their stadium, veni, vidi, vici, letting emerge48 a new reality in.

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In a uniformly structured world of Premier League ‘haves and have nots’, the Foxes, for a brief and shining moment, tore apart the space time continuum of what was believed possible. Ranieri, who earned less plaudits and medals than his Premier League leading successor during his playing days, started his managerial life at the age of 35 in the rugged Calabrian outpost of Vigor Lamezia, before taking Cagliari from Serie C1 to the top flight in successive ivci.

It is also exactly what Mancini needs to do at Man City.

Veni, Vidi, Vici: Why Manchester City had to win the Manchester derby – Back Page Football

European Alexander plotting his next move Like every famous and successful achiever, Jose Mourinho has his detractors. Two-and-a-half seasons at Porto saw a haul of six trophies won, three seasons at Chelsea brought another six, as the erstwhile Pensioners became the world-famous Blues.

From start to bitter end, Ranieri’s whirlwind rise and fall defied mourimho explanation and rational analysis.

Strength of character, determination, impeccable acumen and an unbelievable ability to instill belief and discipline among his charges, and sheer theatrical entertainment to boot; this is a man who will go down iose history for his trebles and leave cult followings wherever he may roam. The advanced tactical nous and in-built fanaticism of the Azzurri may be a slightly tired, fetishised cliche, but there is undeniably something more going on that is breeding success among coaches time and again in a way vdi is fundamentally not happening in other countries.


Veni Vidi Vici! What the Success of Italian Managers in the Premier League Can Teach the English

However, beyond the sheer number of available and willing coaches, there are lessons to be learned from the Premier League’s most successful import. Both arrived in England as young managers on the back of European success at Porto. Victory over Bayern Munich brought a triumphant treble; it was an epic event, a trememdous tale tinted with legendary lustre, magic and myth.

The Portuguese coach has been accused of favouring short-term success over long-lasting gain at his previous clubs, but is building a team for the next decade at the Bernabeu. They are definitely not 15 points apart in terms of quality; this match proved that.

Follow bpfootball Twitter Facebook Instagram Soundcloud. While the Roman Republic was reinforced and subsequently became an enduring Empire following the death of Caesar, Mourinho’s sides struggled after the passing of the Portuguese.

Occasionally, he catches himself reflecting about football; and at other iose, he clings to the belief that it’s better to be a has-been than a never-was.

It shows no teams have competed with Utd, despite them being a poor side. Fighting to the end is a hallmark of winners; City displayed plenty of it in this victory.

Barring a fall almost as great as Leicester’s rise, Chelsea will be Premier League champions and Conte, remarkably, will be the fourth Italian to win the competition as a manager since its inception 25 years ago.

And should Madrid fear failure too once Jose seeks to conquer foreign fields? Perhaps it is fitting that such a disappontingly low-quality season, as evidenced in this low-quality game first half: Pavan Mano Pavan Mano dreamt of playing football professionally from young — a dream partially fulfilled when he played for his college for two years.

Hallmarks of his time as a manager include assembling a team consisting of the now widespread central defensive midfielder or destroyer, an out-and-out striker, a reliable centre-back and a solid keeper.


Proclaimed by many as the best club team ever assembled, here was a side that passed the ball, closed down opponents and mesmerized audiences like no other.

Jose Mourinho: “The Alexander of Europe” |

Instead, this was City sending out a message mourinhk they will definitely be back next season; United will have their work cut out for them retaining the title. As Jose Mourinho turns 50 today, Goal. While these two mokrinho cannot be subjected to a like-for-like comparison, they illustrate not just what makes Mourinho different from a Villas-Boas, but also what makes him the Jose Mourinho we know him to be today.

They also had the courage and conviction to implement their ideas and stick with them to the hilt.

Veni Vidi Vici! What The Success Of Italian Managers In The Premier League Can Teach The English

The Portuguese is often accused of placing short-term sparkle above long-lasting growth at his clubs, and the current crises at Chelsea and Inter would suggest the year-old’s transfer policy did indeed lack long-term vision. In bleak contrast, since the beginning of the Premier League era, English is the only nationality not to have won the top flight of its own country.

Get top stories and blog posts emailed to me each day. Statistics seldom lie, they often merely deceive. His original revamp of Porto no strangers to spending themselves that led them to European silverware was shrewd, but expensive. Skip to content Hosting diverse, award-winning original football writing since However, rather than being blacklisted, the young coach was given the opportunity at AC Milan, with whom he enjoyed his longest spell to date and took home two Champions League titles.