Roma defeated Bayer Leverkusen in the first leg of their Europa League semi-final last night.
Edoardo Bove’s 63rd minute winner gives Mourinho’s side the advantage heading into the second leg, but the Roma boss’ post-match interview shows he’s not getting carried away.
Footage of the interview was posted in a Tweet captioned, ‘And that is why José Mourinho is the most consistently effective knock-out manager of all time’
You can watch the video below:
And that is why José Mourinho is the most consistently effective knock-out manager of all time.pic.twitter.com/VdpyHwBLVS
— IM🇵🇹 (@Iconic_Mourinho) May 11, 2023
Fans on social media were loving his response to being congratulated.
One said, ‘One of the most incredible speakers I have ever seen. He always makes sense and has straightforward points. The goat.’
Another added, ‘It’s the stare after the congrats.’
A third commented, ‘He’s simply the best when he means business..’
A fourth replied, ‘Elite mentality. No time for congrats unless a trophy is lifted.’