Ivanovic: Mourinho is very honest and Influential
London – Branislav Ivanovic praised her boss at Chelsea, Jose Mourinho. Serbia defender was calling Mourinho as a person who is very honest and had a great influence in the dressing room.
In the second season since returning to Stamford Bridge, Mourinho offered two trophies for Chelsea. The Special One deliver the Blues won the Premier League and League Cup.
Specifically in the Premier League, Chelsea confirmed themselves to be champions when the competition three matches to spare. They also became one of the most prolific team with 69 goals (only losing to Manchester City, who scored 71 goals) and had the best defense because the new conceded 27 goals.
According to Ivanovic, what was achieved Chelsea this season can hardly be separated from the figure of Mourinho.
“I think he is a very honest man. He always says what he’s really thinking, about you, about your personal life. He always gives his opinion,” said Ivanovic told Sky Sports News HQ.
“In the first few weeks working with him, you’ve changed your mind, change your philosophy. When I just look at it, when we have a game tomorrow, he’d play the next three games,” he added.
“He knows everything about football, about the game, and he seeks to give effect to the players. I think one of the most important things from him was that he was very strong in the team and the people are very confident and have no doubt with what he do, “said Ivanovic.
“If the situation is difficult, he was honest. He knows what to say, how to say, and that is why this is all a good result for him,” he said.