Jose Mourinho is one of the best known and most influential soccer managers in the world, who coach AS Roma. Born on January 26, 1963 in Portugal, Mourinho began his coaching career in the early 1990s, working as an assistant at several Portuguese football clubs before gaining the position of head coach. The turning point in Mourinho's career came when he led Porto to victory in the UEFA Champions League in 2004. This success attracted the attention of big European clubs, and Mourinho was subsequently hired by Chelsea as head coach. During his first tenure at Chelsea, he achieved numerous successes, including two Premier League titles.
Mourinho is known for his pragmatic playing tactics, which often focus on defensive solidity and attacking effectiveness. His management style is characterized by an assertive attitude and a strong personality that can polarize public opinion and the players themselves. He has coached several prestigious teams over the years, such as Real Madrid, Inter, Manchester United, Tottenham and Roma, achieving significant successes with each of them. However, in recent years he has faced more complex challenges, with mixed results. Despite controversy and criticism, Mourinho remains one of the most influential figures in world soccer. His experience and tactical skills have allowed him to leave a lasting impression on modern football.