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In pictures: Mourinho’s managerial career

Jose Mourinho is back in management after replacing Mauricio Pochettino as Tottenham head coach.

Here, we take a look at his managerial career in pictures.

Jose Mourinho's Porto beat Celtic to win the UEFA Cup in 2003

Jose Mourinho’s Porto beat Celtic to win the UEFA Cup in 2003 (Maurice McDonald/PA)

Mourinho celebrates as Porto stun Manchester United in the 2004 Champions League at Old Trafford

Mourinho celebrates as Porto stun Manchester United in the 2004 Champions League at Old Trafford (Martin Rickett/PA)

After Porto's shock Champions League success, Jose Mourinho was named the new Chelsea boss in 2004

After Porto’s shock Champions League success, Jose Mourinho was named the new Chelsea boss in 2004 (Andrew Parsons/PA)

Mourinho holds up his first silverware as Chelsea boss following a Carling Cup final win over Liverpool

Mourinho holds up his first silverware as Chelsea boss following a Carling Cup final win over Liverpool (Rebecca Naden/PA)

Mourinho's first season ends with Chelsea lifting their first league title in 50 years

Mourinho’s first season ends with Chelsea lifting their first league title in 50 years (Rebecca Naden/PA)

Chelsea retained the title the following season

Chelsea retained the title the following season (Sean Dempsey/PA)

Mourinho tries to keep the peace during Chelsea's League Cup final win over Arsenal in 2007

Mourinho tries to keep the peace during Chelsea’s League Cup final win over Arsenal in 2007 (Nick Potts/PA)

European success continued to elude Mourinho at Stamford Bridge as Chelsea lose to Liverpool in the Champions League semi-finals

European success continued to elude Mourinho at Stamford Bridge as Chelsea lose to Liverpool in the Champions League semi-finals (Nick Potts/PA)

Mourinho tells Chelsea fans to keep their chins up after missing out on the Premier League title to Manchester United

Mourinho tells Chelsea fans to keep their chins up after missing out on the Premier League title to Manchester United (Sean Dempsey/PA)

But Mourinho responds by leading his side to FA Cup success over Manchester United

But Mourinho responds by leading his side to FA Cup success over Manchester United (Martin Rickett/PA)

Mourinho left Chelsea by mutual consent in September 2007

Mourinho left Chelsea by mutual consent in September 2007 (Andrew Stuart/PA)

Mourinho heads to Inter Milan where, in his second season, a Champions League final win over Bayern Munich secures the treble

Mourinho heads to Inter Milan where, in his second season, a Champions League final win over Bayern Munich secures the treble (Martin Rickett/PA)

A spell at Real Madrid included a LaLiga title and a win over Manchester United in Sir Alex Ferguson's last Champions League tie

A spell at Real Madrid included a LaLiga title and a win over Manchester United in Sir Alex Ferguson’s last Champions League tie (Martin Rickett/PA)

After departing Madrid, Mourinho returned to Chelsea

After departing Madrid, Mourinho returned to Chelsea (John Walton/PA)

During a trophyless season, Mourinho gave a reminder of his tactical skills with a 2-0 win at Anfield that cost Liverpool the Premier League title

During a trophyless season, Mourinho gave a reminder of his tactical skills with a 2-0 win at Anfield that cost Liverpool the Premier League title (Peter Byrne/PA)

Mourinho led Chelsea to League Cup success in 2015

Mourinho led Chelsea to League Cup success in 2015 (Nick Potts/PA)

Chelsea made it a double by winning the Premier League

Chelsea made it a double by winning the Premier League (Daniel Hambury/PA)

After a miserable start to the season, Mourinho was sacked in December 2015

After a miserable start to the season, Mourinho was sacked in December 2015 (Steve Parsons/PA)

Mourinho was hired as Manchester United's manager

Mourinho was hired as Manchester United’s manager in May 2016 (Tim Goode/PA)

Silverware soon followed as United won the 2017 EFL Cup

Silverware soon followed as United won the 2017 EFL Cup (Nick Potts/PA)

United won the Europa League as well in 2017, but it would prove the last trophy of Mourinho's spell

United won the Europa League as well in 2017, but it would prove the last trophy of Mourinho’s spell (Nick Potts/PA)

Mourinho's United finished a distant second to Pep Guardiola's Manchester City in the 2017-18 Premier League

Mourinho’s United finished a distant second to Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City in the 2017-18 Premier League (Martin Rickett/PA)

Mourinho consoles his players after losing the 2018 FA Cup final to Chelsea

Mourinho consoles his players after losing the 2018 FA Cup final to Chelsea (David Davies/PA)

Mourinho had a reported fallout with Paul Pogba

Mourinho had a reported fallout with Paul Pogba (Martin Rickett/PA)

Mourinho was sacked after a Premier League defeat at Liverpool

Mourinho was sacked after a Premier League defeat at Liverpool (Peter Byrne/PA)