cdadmin

"If Mourinho doesn't win it in the first year, he always wins it in the second year."

Ex-Chelsea winger Damien Duff firmly believes that you cannot look past Chelsea this season to win the Premier League because it's Mo...


Ex-Chelsea winger Damien Duff firmly believes that you cannot look past Chelsea this season to win the Premier League because it's Mourinho's second season back at Chelsea.

Duff who is spending the last moments of his career out in Australia has been talking of Mourinho and Chelsea and backs them as firm favourites for this seasons title. He has been quick to point out that if you look back in recent seasons at Porto, Inter Milan and Real Madrid, Jose Mourinho had his most successful campaign in his second season as Manager.

He said:

"Obviously Chelsea are firm favourites. If [Jose] Mourinho doesn't win it in the first year, he always wins it in the second year. I don't think you can really look beyond them.

They obviously had a good, strong win [against Burnley]."

Now Duffer's quote has got me thinking. I wanted to take a look back at the facts. Jose Mourinho's second seasons at clubs have always been his most spectacular, with one exception: his first stint at Chelsea. He can now rectify that.

FC Porto

First season: Portuguese League, Portuguese Cup, Uefa Cup

Second season: Portuguese League, Champions League

Chelsea

First season: Premier League, League Cup

Second season: Premier League

Internazionale

First season: Italian League

Second season: Italian League, Italian Cup, Champions League

Real Madrid

First season: Spanish Cup

Second season: Spanish league

If you cast your minds back to last season, when the Press scoffed at Mourinho stating that we were not real title contenders, Mourinho also stated:

"Next season will be better. Everything is coming to us. I can imagine – more than imagine, believe, really – that we are going to have a really strong team, starting from day one with everybody."

In response to that quote from the manager, you have to look at us now and realise just how strong we have become this season. He always looks at the holes in the squad, at the players that do not fit the way he wants his squad to be and brings in players to fit seamlessly into his style.

Can Chelsea's second season under Mourinho be better than the first? History tells you it will but only time will tell!

Buy The New Chelsea Kit!

“free bets uk“ lists all the up to date betting offers and bonuses from top UK Bookmakers.
Check out all the latest Chelsea news updates here at Chelsea live.
Looking for the latest Chelsea odds? Check out BetQL for exactly what you need!
Check out the best odds and the best Premier League Predictions for the 20/21 season?

Twitter

Facebook

Google +

The Football Blog Network

Preparing your acca for this weekends matches? Check out the best football tipsters now!
Check out the UK's latest betting offers for upcoming Premier League matches at justbettingoffers.co.uk.
Find out our list of the best betting sites and compare their bonuses before signing up with a new bookie.
For all the best free bet promo codes head over to Betting Code
For Chelsea odds this season check out Online Bookies for all the latest prices & leading offers.
Get the best online free bets at Max Free Bets
Take a break from betting on the football and see what these slot sites have to offer
Check out what CSGO gambling markets are available at CSGOBook.
To compare free bets for betting on Chelsea visit bestfreebets.org
Looking for the best offers on Football? Head to bookiesignupoffers.com
Looking for the best odds on Chelsea? Check out footballbettingsites.org.uk
We recommend newbettingsites.uk when comparing for new betting sites for football
Chelsea fans, check out newbettingoffers.co.uk, the most comprehensive guide to all online betting offers on the web!
Check out our guide to the best Online Casino Ratings for the top casino sites and unique bonus offers
Betting on Chelsea? Compare the best betting sites at Findbettingsites.co.uk, which lists the top UK bookies.
Are you looking for French casino games? goldenriviera casino en ligne is best known for providing the best casino games in France
Online casinos have become increasingly popular in New Zealand. With the rise of internet casinos, there's also a rise of bogus (fake) websites. Make sure you read casino reviews at crazyvegas online casino before you sign up with any casino.
Check out the best online casinos in India at luckydice.in
Before you place any bets on Chelsea we suggest get these bookmakers free bets
Look! The latest Chelsea odds here at bestonlinebettingsites.co.uk make sure you check it out!
For the best Chelsea offers on the 20/21 season check out bestfreebetoffers now!
item