Real Madrid Sack Jorge Valdano, Jose Mourinho Has Become More Powerful Than You Could Possibly Imagine

Chris Wright

26th, May 2011


By Chris Wright

“You can’t win, Florentino. If you strike me down, I shall become more powerful than you could possibly imagine.”

Don’t rumble with Jose Mourinho, you won’t win…ever.

Sadly (or ‘thankfully’, depending on your particular bias), this is a life lesson that former Real Madrid director Jorge Valdano has had to learn the hard way.

Madrid have ‘ended their contractual relationship’ with Valdano, a move which hands full control of Los Blancos’ transfer dealings over to Mourinho.

Madrid president Florentino Perez told a press conference:

”The experience of the season just ended has shown the need for new organisation at the club, giving autonomy to our coach. This is

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