Jose Mourinho: Scott Sinclair is a melon


19th, June 2007


melon_head_cat.gif Another gem to add to the ever-growing pile of memorable Jose quotes :
‘Young players are a little bit like melons. Only when you open and taste the melon are you 100 per cent sure that the melon is good,’ Mourinho said recently.
‘Sometimes you have beautiful melons but they don’t taste very good and some other melons

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  1. chringle says:

    mourinho ‘tastes’ his youth players does he? better hope the authorities don’t find out.

  2. Jorge says:

    Well, this comparison with mellons is a typical Portuguese pun… I doubt it works in any other language, such as English.