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Nose For Trouble: Jose Mourinho Claims He Can ‘Smell’ When Goals Are About To Be Scored

By Chris Wright

Soccer - Barclays Premier League - Norwich City v Chelsea - Carrow Road

Jose picks up the unmistakable scent of John Terry

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has claimed that his highly-tuned olfactory senses render him able to “smell” various phases of football matches including when a goal is about to be scored.

After going 1-0 up in the fourth minute against Norwich on Sunday afternoon, Chelsea laboured for the next 80-odd minutes, conceding an equaliser and seeing Demba Ba fluff an open goal in the process, before two goals in the 85th and 86th minute fleshed out their 3-1 victory at Carrow Road – not that Mourinho was remotely worried, as he could smell exactly what was on the cards, telling reporters:

“During the game I am not nervous. I have feelings. I smell things, and when that easy (open) goal was missed (by Demba Ba), I had a smell that they would score a goal.

“We could have won or lost it at 1-1 because we, at that moment, didn’t want a point. We are trying to be top, so we tried to win it.”

Forgive us Jose, but we can smell bullshit.

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By Chris on October 8th, 2013 in Chelsea, Managers, Newsnow. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site.
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6 Responses to “Nose For Trouble: Jose Mourinho Claims He Can ‘Smell’ When Goals Are About To Be Scored”

  1. usrick says:

    Every time I The Special One has reached the limit of nonsense he will spew to get on WAATP …

  2. matty says:

    What a cunt!

  3. Mokum says:

    Anyone who’s ever watched football can feel when a goal is about to happen.

  4. André says:

    The idiom doesn’t translate very well

  5. chris says:

    He was good once.

  6. Gabe says:

    Once, when I played FIFA, I could smell when I was about to get scored on…… I’m the next Special One!

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