Bruce reveals secret to relationship with Jose

Mourinho has been known to rub a number of Premier League coaches up the wrong way, but Bruce only has positive things to say about the Portuguese, who takes his Chelsea side to Hull on Sunday.

Bruce believes the mutual respect between the pair goes back to when Mourinho, during his first spell at Stamford Bridge, loaned and then sold Finnish striker Mikael Forssell to Birmingham City - then managed by the current KC Stadium chief.

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