Jose Mourinho, the Tottenham Hotspur manager, has snubbed John Mikel Obi, former Chelsea, and Super Eagles midfielder, from all-time best XI players he has managed in his career so far.
According to the Manchester Evening News, Mourinho did not also include the likes of Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Wesley Sneijder, and Marcelo.
Mourinho’s managerial career has seen him manage some of the top clubs in Europe, including Benfica, Uniao de Leiria, Porto, Chelsea, Inter Milan, Real Madrid, Manchester United, and Tottenham.
The Portuguese has coached the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo at Real Madrid, Samuel Eto’o at Inter Milan, and Frank Lampard at Chelsea.
Below is Mourinho’s all-time best XI:
Goalkeeper: Petr Cech
Defenders: Javier Zanetti, John Terry, Ricardo Carvalho, William Gallas
Midfielders: Claude Makelele, Frank Lampard, Mesut Ozil, Eden Hazard
Forwards: Didier Drogba, Cristiano Ronaldo.