New Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho has been pictured strolling around Chelsea area of London for the first time since securing his Premier League return in apparent taunt of his former employers,Chelsea FC . Mourinho was unveiled as the new Spurs boss on Wednesday morning, less than 24 hours after the sacking of Mauricio Pochettino.He took his first training session on Wednesday afternoon and held his first press conference on Friday.
Now, he has been seen strolling down the street in the Chelsea area where he lives, donning a full Spurs tracksuit complete with navy gilet as he carried a small suitcase in his left hand probably back to his famed mind games.
Mourinho’s appointment has not gone down well with Chelsea fans after he had previously said he would never manage their rivals.
But he had no qualms with walking around the area in the official gear of his new club after a whirlwind few days as he took time out to sign a shirt for a fan.
Four years ago, when you were at Chelsea you were asked whether you would come to Spurs and you said: ‘Never, I love the Chelsea fans too much’. What’s changed?” he was asked.
With a smirk on his face, Mourinho replied: “That was] before I was sacked!” Mourinho said.
But he addressed those comments directly in his first press conference,I like the job because I love Chelsea supporters too much.’ claiming things changed due to his second sacking at Stamford Bridge.
Mourinho also appeared to aim a subtle dig at Chelsea and Manchester United in an introductory video released by Spurs.