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The Special One: The Secret World of José Mourinho by Diego Torres



When José Mourinho returned to English Football in 2013, the Chelsea fans and expectant press pack celebrated a returning hero. But after the worst season of his career at Real Madrid, were cracks beginning to show in José's serial-winner image? Top investigative journalist Diego Torres digs beneath the veneer of charm to reveal the dark side of Mourinho: the war he waged in the media and on the touchline against Barcelona, the bitter feuds with his own captain and players, the Machiavellian lengths to which he would go to protect his image, the murky relationship with super-agent Jorge Mendes - and the tears he shed when he learned that he would not be Manchester United manager.

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