Jose Mourinho admits he isn’t the supervisor he as soon as was, however believes maturity helps him cope with Tottenham’s “adverse moments”.
Reflecting on the membership’s poor run of type, which has seen them lose 5 of their final six within the league, Mourinho says he’s far calmer and fewer emotional than in earlier jobs, referencing certainly one of his two dramatic departures from Chelsea.
Sunday’s defeat at West Ham means Mourinho has managed to safe simply 81 factors from 50 league video games in control of Tottenham – his lowest complete at this stage of any of his managerial stints.
Requested if he was higher geared up now to deal with such a setback, Mourinho mentioned: “Thank god I am not the supervisor I used to be. In all probability, I would not be as calm, assured and answerable for my feelings.
“Typically throughout my profession I had issues not in relation to outcomes. As you realize, I did not have many unhealthy runs.
“Day-by-day issues occurred many instances and I reacted beforehand in a way more emotional approach.
“For example, I left Chelsea as a champion.
“Perhaps age and expertise makes you realise that we’re higher geared up to deal with adverse moments.
“I’m calm, I’m answerable for my feelings. My nature does not change. If I lose a sport, after all I’m not pleased, however maturity helps.
“I really feel very assured and I imagine we’re going to enhance and I might be in Tottenham historical past for the nice causes and never the unhealthy causes.”
After final weekend’s defeat to West Ham, Mourinho delivered a bullish defence of his teaching strategies, describing them as “second to no one on this planet.”
Talking forward of Wednesday’s Europa League spherical of 32 second leg towards Wolfsberger, the 58-year-old was eager to check himself towards different managers as soon as extra.
Requested once more in regards to the present poor run, Mourinho mentioned: “It is a constructive factor that you simply say I am not used to it, however I need to know: Which coach, on the finish of his profession, can say that every part was blue sky and by no means a bit bit gray, cloudy and even darkish?
“Until it is a coach that was all the time in dominant golf equipment the place that membership is the highest membership in a rustic, then it’s harder to have troublesome moments.
“Does this make me pleased? No. Does this make me depressed? In no way. It is a problem.
“The truth that I am giving them laborious work however not the outcomes is one thing that hurts me.
“I imagine that I may give it. I gave it in every single place I have been and I need to do it. I am extra motivated than ever.
“I’ve by no means felt what usually coaches really feel when the outcomes are unhealthy. Usually the coaches are lonely. On this constructing, I’ve by no means felt that.
“I really feel constructive. I’m not sad. I get up within the morning and I need to come again to work.”