Jose Mourinho has claimed he deserves recognition for steering Tottenham to the Carabao Cup remaining, insisting he ought to get half a trophy as a result of he was sacked shortly earlier than the Wembley showpiece towards Manchester Metropolis.
Mourinho has received 25 league titles and cups throughout an illustrious managerial profession with Porto, Chelsea, Inter Milan, Actual Madrid and Manchester United and appeared to have the possibility so as to add Spurs to that checklist in April.
Nevertheless, lower than per week earlier than the fixture towards Metropolis, Mourinho was faraway from his place as Spurs head coach after simply 17 months in cost, with Ryan Mason overseeing a 1-0 defeat towards Pep Guardiola’s facet.
And in an interview with The Solar newspaper, Mourinho, who will take the reins at Serie A facet Roma from subsequent season, asserted he’s justified in including to his trophy haul.
He stated: “So if you would like me to be proactive now you may ask me, ‘what number of trophies have you ever received in your profession?’ And I am going to let you know 25 and a half. The half is the ultimate that I did not play with Tottenham.”