ROMA/OSLO (VG) José Mourinho was working when his daughter Matilda was born in 1996. The next day, 25, the Portuguese apologizes for not having her birthday due to the settlement against Bodø/Glimt.
«04.11.96. Sporting Gijon vs Barcelona. After 25 years: 04.11.21. Rome vs Bodo Glimt. I’m sorry, Tita. But I am always with you. happy birth day!”
Mourinho wrote on Instagram a few hours before the Europa League meeting with Bodo/Glimt at the Stadio Olimpico in the Italian capital.
Two weeks ago, the Norwegian football champion shook hands with Europe width 6-1 Against Mourinho’s men at Aspmyra. Now the Portuguese will respond by chance on his daughter’s birthday.
Football is life
Mourinho has previously told how football affected him. This has not changed.
I was born on the day my father quarreled, my daughter was born when I quarreled, and my son was born when I quarreled. My life has been like Mourinho did Pronounced “the coach’s voice”.
He has been married to Matilda Faria since 1989. They have two children who are named after them, daughter Matilda and younger son Jose Mario.
A few years ago, the English Express quoted Mourinho as saying that family members are the bosses in the house.
My wife, son and daughter are the ones who have the greatest influence on me. This is certain. why? Because they are the bosses and they control everything in the house. Regarding my work, they are not trying to influence me, but after all, they have great power.
Knutsen holder over Mourinho
On Thursday evening, Mourinho will stand alone under the floodlights at the Stadio Roma, while his daughter celebrates her 25th birthday. Then the Portuguese will also muster a stronger team than was smashed in Northern Norway 14 days ago.
I don’t think there is room in football and life for revenge. Revenge then what? A game we lost a lot? This is not about revenge. It’s a new game against a very good team, but we know it’s a team we can beat,” Mourinho said in a press conference on Wednesday.
After losing 1-6 to Glimt, Ulrik Saltnis (28), Marius Laud (28) and their teammates lead Group C with seven points. It’s more than Rome in second place. Three rounds remain, including today. Only one of the two teams goes straight to the preliminary round, that is, before the quarter-finals, while the second in the group must play playoffs in the search to get there.
After the previous game, Mourinho called the loss his “mistake”, but followed it up by saying he “overestimated his players”. The Glimt players themselves are happy to have the position of their boss Ketel Knutsen.
– I saw Mourinho blamed his players and they met better players, but I think they met a better coach too. I can probably say it with one hundred percent certainty, Saltens tells VG.
“I don’t know what Mourinho is like, but at least I thrive well with Kjetil and what he represents,” midfielder Marius Lode is following.
Kick-off is at 21.00 and leveling is shown on Viasat 4.