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Mourinho accused of tax fraud during Real Madrid stint

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Mr Mourinho was Real Madrid's manager between 2010 and 2013

Manchester United boss José Mourinho has been accused of tax fraud by Spanish prosecutors investigating his time as Real Madrid’s head coach. The Portuguese manager is accused of defrauding Spain of €3.3m (£2.9m; $3.6m) in taxes between 2011 and 2012. He has yet to comment on the claim. A prosecutor says he did not declare income from the use of ...

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Michael Essien backs Jose Mourinho to succeed at Man United

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Jose Mourinho has acted as a father figure to countless footballers over the years, but Michael Essien may be his most famous son. The Bison is one of only a handful of players to have enjoyed three separate spells under Mourinho, winning two Premier League titles, the FA Cup and the League Cup in the process. Their bond is so ...

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Anthony Martial: Jose Mourinho urges Man Utd forward to deliver

Anthony Martial (right) has not scored for United since a 2-0 win over Watford in February (Image credit: Getty Images)

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has urged striker Anthony Martial to “give me things that I like” if he wants to feature in the first team. The 21-year-old, who joined United for £36m in 2015, has started 12 Premier League games this season. And the France forward was left out of the match-day squad for last Sunday’s 2-0 win over ...

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QUAO’s Monday Moanings: Problems persist for Kotoko, Mourinho masterclass, Harden magic in NBA Playoff

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Citi Sports editor Nathan Quao returns with his column and today, he focuses on Asante Kotoko’s problems in Week 12 of the Ghana Premier League, Jose Mourinho’s wonderful number on Antonio Conte and Chelsea in the Premier League, and James Harden’s big show against Russell Westbrook in the NBA Playoffs. More of the same from Asante Kotoko Last week, I ...

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Jose Mourinho tells Blues fans ‘Judas is still number one’

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Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho told Chelsea fans “I’m still number one” after being heckled during his side’s FA Cup loss at Stamford Bridge. Mourinho, sacked twice by Chelsea, was called ‘Judas’ by fans during United’s 1-0 defeat, responding by pointing three fingers in reference to the three league titles he won with the club. He said: “Until the moment ...

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Jose Mourinho given touchline ban and fine

Mourinho's side are eighth in the Premier League and without a win in their past four top-flight games (Image credit: Rex Features)

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has been banned for one match and fined £58,000 for two separate offences. The Portuguese was sent to the stands by referee Mark Clattenburg for an incident “in or around the tunnel area during half-time” of Saturday’s goalless draw with Burnley. He will serve a touchline ban for the game against Swansea on Sunday and ...

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Jose Mourinho: Man Utd boss hit with second FA charge in a week

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Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has been given a second Football Association charge in a week following his dismissal during Saturday’s 0-0 draw with Burnley. Mourinho, who on Thursday was charged over comments he made about referee Anthony Taylor, was sent to the Old Trafford stands by Mark Clattenburg. He is accused of using abusive or insulting words to the ...

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Jose Mourinho charged over pre-Liverpool referee comments

Mourino was asked about Altrincham fan Taylor's suitability as referee for the Anfield match (Image credit: Reuters)

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has been charged by the Football Association for claiming it would be “difficult” for referee Anthony Taylor to officiate their game with Liverpool. Mourinho added appointing Taylor for the 17 October match had put “pressure” on the Manchester-based official. Managers are not supposed to speak about referees prior to matches. Mourinho has until 31 October ...

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Liverpool v Man Utd: Jose Mourinho’s team lack identity – Paul Scholes

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Manchester United lack “identity” under new manager Jose Mourinho, making Liverpool favourites for Monday’s Premier League match, says Old Trafford legend Paul Scholes. United, seventh in the table, go to Anfield three points behind Liverpool. Scholes says there is still “confusion” over Mourinho’s best side, whereas Reds boss Jurgen Klopp has “stamped his way of playing football” on his team. ...

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