“I’m sorry, it’s Mourinho”…The phone I posted during the press conference → It turns out that Mourinho’s congratulatory phone call

December 27, 2023 | by

Jose Mourinho has shown loyalty to his coach in the past.

Sports Bible reported on the 26th (Korea time), “Jose Mourinho called his former coach Ricardo Formoginho at the Gaza conference. Mourinho congratulated him on his victory in the semi-final of the Egyptian Super Cup.”

Modern Future, led by Formoginho, won 14-13 after a penalty shootout against Pyramid FC in the semi-finals of the 2023/24 season Egypt Super Cup at Muhammad bin Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, on the 25th (Korea time).

The penalty shootout between the two teams drew attention from the soccer community. The match was not decided for 90 minutes, leading to a penalty shootout. However, the match was not decided until the 16th kicker.

In the end, the winner was decided at the 17th kicker. All Future made 14 of the 17 shootouts, and Pyramids made only 13 of the 17 before the last kicker missed and knelt.

Coach Ricardo Formozinho, who led Modern Future to victory, was Mourinho’s coach in the past. According to the media, the two have been together for 20 years in Porto, Real Madrid, Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur.

During the press conference after the game, Formoginho’s phone rang. He said, “I’m sorry. It’s Mourinho’s phone call. I’m so sorry.” Mourinho called Formoginho to congratulate him on his victory.

“Boss, we made it. Yes, we made it. We can’t pick it up right now, so we’ll be out in a minute. I’ll call you then,” he said, before hanging up.

Mourinho sent a congratulatory message to his former coach in the past. In 2019, Jeonbuk Hyundai in the K-League appointed Morais, Mourinho’s head coach, as its manager. At that time, Morais led Jeonbuk Hyundai to its seventh league championship 월카지노.

Mourinho, who heard the news of the victory, sent a congratulatory message to Morais. He reportedly sent a video containing, “Well done this season, congratulations on your victory.”

Mourinho also said in an interview with British media, “I have many friends in the soccer world. If I had to pick the best, it was Morais who was my coach. He became the Korean champion. Congratulations.”


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