Jose Mourinho bizarrely claims Roma fans think he's Harry Potter

Roma head coach Jose Mourinho, January 2024
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Jose Mourinho says his Roma tenure has 'raised expectations' to such a degree that fans think he's a wizard – namely Harry Potter.

The former Chelsea, Real Madrid and Inter Milan manager made the humorous remark ahead of Sunday's Serie A trip to AC Milan, which comes four days after the Giallorossi were knocked out of the Coppa Italia by arch-rivals Lazio.

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Tom Hancock

Tom Hancock started freelancing for FourFourTwo in April 2019 and has also written for the Premier League and Opta Analyst, among others. He supports Wycombe Wanderers and has a soft spot for Wealdstone. A self-confessed statto, he has been known to watch football with a spreadsheet (or several) open...