Jose Mourinho says “no one is pleased however no one is depressed” at struggling Tottenham, stating his dedication to tug the membership out of their spiral of decline. Spurs have misplaced 5 of their previous six Premier League video games to fall out of Champions League competition and Mourinho finds himself in an unprecedented scenario in his lengthy managerial profession.
The previous Chelsea, Actual Madrid and Manchester United boss stated the present run highlighted how profitable his profession has been and stated he was dedicated to creating successful of his time on the London membership.
“I wish to know which coach has all the time had blue sky and by no means cloudy or a bit darkish,” he stated forward of his aspect’s Europa League last-32 second-leg tie with Wolfsberger on Wednesday.
“Maybe solely a coach who’s all the time at a dominant membership in a league. It reveals how lovely my profession has been. Does it make me depressed? No. It is a problem. I work for the membership, the gamers and the supporters.”
Mourinho, whose aspect lead 4-1 after the primary leg in opposition to the Austrian aspect, stated he was “harm” by the poor run of outcomes however felt extra motivated than ever.
“I by no means felt what usually coaches felt when the outcomes are dangerous — they’re lonely males,” the Portuguese stated on Tuesday.
“That is what we usually are. I by no means felt that on this constructing. I really feel not solely revered however supported. Everyone in the identical boat.
“No person is pleased however no one is depressed. I really feel optimistic. Perhaps a bit bizarre for you after dropping so many matches however I am optimistic. I am not pleased however I get up wanting to come back right here. Everyone is loving coaching and dealing onerous with so many matches.”
Mourinho stated he was in fixed contact with chairman Daniel Levy and there was no friction between the pair.
“My relationship is identical since day one, which is considered one of respect and open communication,” he stated. “We respect one another. There is no such thing as a contradiction between us as a result of we each really feel the identical.”