Factbox-Soccer-Former Tottenham Hotspur manager Jose Mourinho

FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football - Champions League - Group B - Tottenham Hotspur v Olympiacos - Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, London, Britain - November 26, 2019 Tottenham Hotspur manager Jose Mourinho reacts Action Images via Reuters/Andrew Couldridge

(Reuters) - Factbox on Jose Mourinho, who was sacked as manager of Tottenham Hotspur on Monday after the Premier League team's poor recent run of form:

Born Jan. 26, 1963 in Setubal, Portugal (age 58).

Sporting 1992-96

1992 - After a modest playing career, accepts a job as an interpreter for former England boss Bobby Robson at Sporting.

1994-96 - Becomes Sporting assistant coach.

Barcelona 1996

1996 - Moves with Robson to Barcelona in 1996 and helps them win the King's Cup, Super Cup and European Cup Winners' Cup.

Benfica 2000

2000 - Takes his first job as a fully-fledged coach at Benfica but falls out with the club's president and quits.

Porto 2003-2005

Joins Porto in 2003 and wins the UEFA Cup and domestic cup double in his first full season. In 2004 Porto capture a second successive domestic league title and the Champions League with a 3-0 win over AS Monaco.

After the match Mourinho says he will leave and is soon appointed coach of Chelsea on a three-year contract.

Chelsea 2005-2007

Leads Chelsea to their first top-flight title for 50 years and they retain the Premier League trophy a year later.

Chelsea finish second in the league behind Manchester United in 2007 and lose to Liverpool in the Champions League semi-finals but win the League Cup and FA Cup.

Club announce Mourinho's departure in September 2007 after a falling out with Russian owner Roman Abramovich.

Inter Milan 2008-2010

Mourinho replaces Roberto Mancini as coach of Inter in June 2008. Wins the Serie A title in his debut season.

In 2010 he ends the club's 45-year wait for a third European crown as they complete a Champions League, Serie A and Italian Cup treble.

Quits after a series of run-ins with the Italian football establishment.

Real Madrid 2010-2013

Becomes coach of Real Madrid in May 2010, signing a four-year contract. Wins King's Cup in his first season.

In 2012, Real win their first La Liga title for four years. Becomes the fourth coach, after Tomislav Ivic, Ernst Happel and Giovanni Trapattoni, to win league titles in at least four different countries - Portugal, England, Italy and Spain.

Dressing-room divisions come to the fore in 2013 after defeat by Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League semi-finals and Mourinho and Real end the season on a low after losing 2-1 to Atletico Madrid in the King's Cup final on May 17.

Days later it is announced he will leave Real.

Chelsea 2013-2015

Mourinho is named Chelsea manager for the second time on June 3, 2013, on a four-year contract.

Having consistently played down Chelsea's title chances, Mourinho's side finish third, four points behind champions Manchester City.

After a strong start to the 2014-15 Premier League season, Chelsea beat Tottenham Hotspur 2–0 in the League Cup final, handing Mourinho his first silverware since returning.

Chelsea are crowned league champions on May 3.

On the eve of the 2015-16 campaign, Mourinho signs a new four-year deal. Holders Chelsea go out of the League Cup in the fourth round, losing on penalties at Stoke City.

They lose nine of their first 16 Premier League games, increasing speculation Abramovich will again part company with Mourinho.

Chelsea announce on Dec. 17 that Mourinho is leaving the club.

Manchester United 2016-2018

Mourinho is named Manchester United manager on May 27, 2016, on a three-year contract.

He claims his first silverware with United three months later when they beat Leicester City in the Community Shield on Aug. 7.

United finish sixth in the Premier League in Mourinho's first season but beat Ajax Amsterdam to win the Europa League.

Guides United to a second-placed finish in the Premier League in the 2017-18 season.

Mourinho is criticised for United's Champions League last-16 exit at the hands of Sevilla and the club also lose the 2018 FA Cup final to his former club Chelsea, ending the season without a trophy for the first time in three years.

United lose two of their opening three league games the following season.

They are dumped out of the League Cup by second-tier Derby County on Sept. 25, 2018 and a 3-1 league defeat by West Ham United four days later confirms their worst start to a season in 29 years.

On Dec. 18, United announce that Mourinho has been sacked with the club sixth in the Premier League.

Tottenham Hotspur 2019-21

Mourinho replaces Mauricio Pochettino in November 2019 and, having taken charge with the club in 14th place in the Premier League, guides them to a sixth place finish.

His first full season in charge begins well with Spurs beating Manchester United and Manchester City and topping the league in December, but they have since slumped.

Mourinho is sacked on Monday, six days before his team faces Manchester City in the League Cup final.

(Compiled by Shrivathsa Sridhar in Bengaluru; Editing by Ken Ferris)

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 46
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3
Join our Telegram channel to get our Evening Alerts and breaking news highlights

Next In Football

Soccer-Krychowiak in for Poland's must-win game with Sweden
Soccer-I cannot make everyone happy, says Croatia's Dalic
Soccer-Norwich sign goalkeeper Gunn from Southampton
Soccer-Belgium slam UEFA on rainbow colours and plan own display
Soccer-Austria coach says 'makes no sense' for Wembley to host clash with Italy
Soccer-Modric pulls the team together: Croatia coach
JDT off to a losing start in the AFC Champions League
Soccer-Five to watch at the Tokyo Olympics
Soccer-England get the job done with 1-0 win over Czechs
Soccer-Magic Modric leads Croatia into last 16 as Scotland fail again

Stories You'll Enjoy