A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Jose Mourinho says Tottenham’s defensive calamities have left him feeling sorry for his attacking players.
Wed, 01 Jan, 2020
Ireland’s Troy Parrott is set to make his Champions League debut this evening as Tottenham head coach Jose Mourinho vows to give his fringe players a chance to impress against Bayern Munich.
Wed, 11 Dec, 2019
It was the first day of meteorological winter yesterday, and the temperature had duly dropped on cue, perhaps reminding some at Old Trafford of Ice Station Astana.
Mon, 02 Dec, 2019
Mourinho starts as he means to go on at Tottenham...
Mon, 25 Nov, 2019
Jose Mourinho has been appointed as Tottenham’s new manager following the sacking of Mauricio Pochettino.
Wed, 20 Nov, 2019
Imagine for a moment you were the kind of John Bull-ish Anglo United fan who wears St George’s Cross underpants to bed. It would certainly have been a gutting week for you.
Mon, 04 Nov, 2019
looks back at the opening weekend of Premier League action.
Mon, 12 Aug, 2019
It was an emotional night all round, featuring a newborn baby, a European record, the financial boost of another round, and Dundalk's Champions League dream living on after a see-saw penalty shoot-out.
Thu, 18 Jul, 2019
I remember seeing a clip once of Harry Redknapp having some sort of open forum with a large room full of West Ham fans.
Thu, 04 Jul, 2019
The first ever Munster Agri-Innovation Awards took place last Saturday in conjunction with the Cork Summer Show.
Wed, 19 Jun, 2019
Jose Antonio Reyes, the ex-Arsenal and Spain forward, has died in a car crash at the age of 35, former club Sevilla have announced.
Sat, 01 Jun, 2019
A 63-year-old man gave evidence yesterday in the trial of a man half his age who is accused of raping and sexually assaulting him when he was on a blanket at the side of the street in Cork.
Wed, 22 May, 2019
“Don’t get me wrong,” sighed a favourite old colleague as we balefully examined United’s dim final-week prospects yesterday morning. “I’m still glad Ole’s at the wheel. It’s just that he’s driving a sodding clown car.”
Mon, 06 May, 2019
The score is 1-1, there are literally seconds until the final whistle and you win a corner. What do you do? Obviously put everyone in that box and swing it in and pray for the best. Well that’s what you do if you are anyone but us. We simply play it short. And that few seconds summarises perfectly what it’s been like to watch Chelsea this season.
Mon, 29 Apr, 2019
Former Manchester United midfielder Roy Keane has hit out at the players at his old club, saying there are "too many bluffers" at Old Trafford.
Wed, 24 Apr, 2019
“Goodison is no place to go with a Spanish hangover,” fretted your pessimistic correspondent here last week, although not even I thought the week would turn out quite this badly.
Mon, 22 Apr, 2019
In the run up to yesterday’s game, there was a lot of talk of the game five years ago — the famous Stevie G slip-up game. The media pondered whether history could repeat itself.
Mon, 15 Apr, 2019
Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe’s decision to defer valuation by a year, to November 2020, has been branded ‘electioneering’ by the opposition, writes
Mon, 15 Apr, 2019
Up to 80,000 homes will not pay local property tax until 2021, because of a decision to delay a review of the tax, the Irish Examiner can reveal.
Sat, 06 Apr, 2019
No doubt as to what was the dominant angry shout of the past week: “That was never a pen!” (Well, leaving aside Neymar’s dad yelling at King Eric.)
Mon, 11 Mar, 2019
Amidst the 101 different things we like about Ole is his refreshingly succinct and honest style in front of the microphones.
Mon, 04 Mar, 2019
So that’s nearly Tuesday wrapped up. Here are some of the stories we published on irishexaminer.com today which we hope will help you make sense of it all this evening.
Tue, 05 Feb, 2019
Ole Gunnar always struck me as a lucky player at United. That ‘good luck charm’ quality seemed apt for his impish, otherwordly-creature demeanour, too. He’d come on for the final act at the Theatre of Dreams like some Shakespearean sprite and conjure up another improbable Midwinter’s Night winner, before exiting stage left and taking the next magic sleigh ride to Lapland. (Well, Kristiansund; near enough.)
Thu, 27 Dec, 2018
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has stressed he does not think the club need a miracle to finish in the Premier League’s top four this season — while admitting the target for the end of December has changed.
Wed, 05 Dec, 2018
It’s the ultimate battle of philosophies in Manchester tomorrow. A classic clash of styles as the family pulling every stroke to pump as much money as possible into their club faces the family working every trick in the book to take it out.
Sat, 10 Nov, 2018
For once, in his post-match comments on Saturday, José didn’t dissemble, and he spoke for what was in all our hearts. We all knew we’d robbed the Cherries blind - but we felt it was the cosmic karmic balancing for our own last-gasp mugging at Stamford Bridge two weeks back. Somewhere in the back of mind chirped the old cliché “these things even out over a season”.
Mon, 05 Nov, 2018
Former Manchester United manager David Moyes believes Jose Mourinho retains the full backing of both the club and their supporters.
Wed, 10 Oct, 2018
Jose Mourinho has been in more than his fair share of make-or-break scrapes during his Old Trafford reign.
Mon, 08 Oct, 2018
He smiled, charmed, and quipped his way through a relatively stern interrogation from the media yesterday but, after the dust had settled on Jose Mourinho’s press
Tue, 02 Oct, 2018
What a week this is going to be for the chief. Assailed by critics on all sides, ridiculed in the media, undermined by rebellious underlings, and with another European test looming. Is this survivable?
Mon, 01 Oct, 2018
And so with one coatless bound across Turf Moor, he was free; what a disappointing Sunday for all the Mourinho haters across the world.
Mon, 03 Sep, 2018
Jose Mourinho has dismissed speculation about his future at Manchester United by restating his belief that he is “one of the greatest managers in the world”.
Sat, 01 Sep, 2018
It was predictable that Tottenham fans would mock Jose Mourinho with chants of “sacked in the morning” but it’s increasingly looking like a question of when rather than if after another humiliating experience, writes
Tue, 28 Aug, 2018
Salah a one-season wonder or the real deal?
Fri, 10 Aug, 2018
Manchester United’s troubled International Champions Cup campaign suffered another blow, with a 4-1 defeat to Premier League rivals, Liverpool, in Michigan on Saturday night.
Mon, 30 Jul, 2018
It’s been a weekend for saying goodbye. Not only to the 2017/18 Premier League season — good riddance, on the whole — but also to some characters who’ve marked the competition’s last 15 years or so.
Mon, 14 May, 2018
Jose Mourinho believes Manchester United assistant Rui Faria would be a good fit for the vacant Arsenal manager’s job, offering to help his friend pack and “carry the bags” whenever such an opportunity arose.
Fri, 04 May, 2018
It’s certainly been a week for unlikely bedfellows getting pally. Trump manhandled Macron; the two Koreans hugged; and then, most unexpectedly of all, Old Trafford embraced Arsene Wenger. Where once would rage ‘shooting by other means’ now reigned sentimental applause.
Mon, 30 Apr, 2018
Jose Mourinho regrets the “little negative episodes” with Arsene Wenger over the years. He suspects his Arsenal counterpart feels the same, as the old foes prepare to do battle tomorrow, for perhaps the last time.
Sat, 28 Apr, 2018
What constitutes a ‘good season’ to you? One asks, because José Mourinho raised the question after United’s efficient and occasionally rousing victory at the new Wembley on Saturday.
Mon, 23 Apr, 2018
Chelsea have beaten Southampton 2-0 in their FA Cup semi-final at Wembley.
Sun, 22 Apr, 2018
The France midfielder scored twice as United beat Manchester City to delay the champions being anointed, but was underwhelming in a 1-0 loss to West Brom which gifted City the Premier League title.
Sat, 21 Apr, 2018
The story goes that Jose Mourinho once hid in a laundry basket to brief his players covertly and get around a matchday suspension, but manager John Caulfield won’t be going to such lengths when Cork City host Sligo Rovers in their SSE Airtricity Premier Division clash at Turner’s Cross this evening (7.45pm).
Tue, 17 Apr, 2018