Jose Mourinho can be a divisive presence with his touchline behaviour often falling well below the standards expected of a professional football manager.
The flip side of that narrative is that he more often than not engenders a siege mentality amongst his players that will ensure they willingly put themselves on the line for him.
Jose Mourinho honours promise.— Saddick Adams (@SaddickAdams) November 22, 2021
Delivers €800 boot to Felix Afena Gyan 😆 ❤ pic.twitter.com/jBcVPFDAtn
His man management skills are legendary, and after apparently promising to buy Roma’s 18-year-old wonder kid, Felix Afena Gyan, some €800 trainers if he scored against Genoa, the ‘Special One’ kept his word once Gyan scored a late match-winning brace.