30 Petuah Bijak Jose Mourinho yang Bisa Jadi Pelajaran Hidup

03-06-2020 16:45 | Anindhya Danartikanya

Manajer Tottenham Jose Mourinho. (c) AP Photo Manajer Tottenham Jose Mourinho. (c) AP Photo - Jose Mourinho merupakan pelatih sepak bola yang cukup dikagumi dan disegani di dunia. Ia terkenal dengan kemampuannya dalam meracik sebuah tim. 'Mou' menjuluki dirinya sendiri sebagai The Special One, karena menurutnya ia seorang pelatih yang paling hebat dan tidak ada yang dapat menandinginya.

Selain terkenal dalam meracik sebuah tim, Mou juga juga populer sebagai pelatih angkuh dan nyentrik. Tak jarang, di beberapa momen, saat ia diwawancarai, ia mengeluarkan kata-kata yang cukup menggambarkan keangkuhan dirinya.

Rivalitasnya dengan banyak pelatih pun juga sering disoroti oleh banyak media. Yang paling terkenal mungkin adalah rivalitasnya dengan mantan pelatih Arsenal, Arsene Wenger dan manajer Manchester City, Pep Guardiola.

Namun, di tengah banyak pandangan negatif terhadapnya, Mourinho dapat membuktikan bahwa ia pantas dijuluki sebagai The Special One. Banyak trofi yang telah ia dapatkan. Ia juga pernah meraih treble winner bersama Inter Milan pada musim 2009-2010.

Mourinho juga sering mengeluarkan kata-kata motivasi yang bisa dijadikan pelajaran bagi mereka yang bergelut di dunia sepak bola maupun yang tidak. Berikut 30 kata-kata motivasi Jose Mourinho dalam bahasa Inggris.

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Kata-Kata Motivasi Jose Mourinho

1. "I enjoy the work, I enjoy every minute of my professional life."

2. "The negative side of football. The negative side of our society. People sometimes go to football and bring to it the negative aspects of our society."

3. "The only thing that we cannot control is our supporters."

4. "The only thing I would like is to have more control of the game in terms of possession."

5. "I feel I have a lot to learn from English football and I am completely open to good influences in my way of thinking football. But I also have things to give them."

6. "Please do not call me arrogant because what I say is true. I’m European champion. I’m not one out of the bottle, I think I’m a special one."

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Kata-Kata Motivasi Jose Mourinho

7. "So I know all about the ups and downs of football, I know that one day I will be sacked."

8. "The team is completely close. Anything you say outside, there is no chance it will go inside. So the team is really strong and compact. We know what we want and how to achieve it on the pitch."

9. "I am José Mourinho and I don’t change. I arrive with all my qualities and my defects."

10. "When you just work tactically, in pure football sessions, you can see the way they can think football."

11. "For me, pressure is bird flu. I’m feeling a lot of pressure with the problem in Scotland. It’s not fun and I’m more scared of it than football."

12. "At the moment, we cannot walk from the bed to the toilet without breaking a leg."

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Kata-Kata Motivasi Jose Mourinho

13. "I have a problem, which is I’m getting better at everything related to my job since I started."

14. "I want to push the young players on my team to have a proper haircut, not the Rastafarian or the others they have."

15. "Some clubs are treated as devils, some are treated as angels. I don’t think we are so ugly that we should be seen as the devil and I don’t think Arsene Wenger and David Dein are so beautiful that they should be viewed as angels."

16. "You may as well put a cow in the middle of the pitch, walking. And then stop the game because there was a cow."

17. "It’s like having a blanket that is too small for the bed. You pull the blanket up to keep your chest warm and your feet stick out. I cannot buy a bigger blanket because the supermarket is closed. But the blanket is made of cashmere."

18. "Young players are like melons. Only when you open and taste the melon are you 100% sure that the melon is good."

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Kata-Kata Motivasi Jose Mourinho

19. "For me, the real age is not the age on your ID. That’s just a date when you were born."

20. "Fear is not a word in my football dictionary."

21. "We are a little horse. A horse that still needs milk and to learn how to jump."

22. "It’s not important how we play. If you have a Ferrari and I have a small car, to beat you in a race I have to break your wheel or put sugar in your tank."

23. "If they made a film of my life, I think they should get George Clooney to play me. He’s a fantastic actor and my wife thinks he would be ideal."

24. "There are some managers, the last time they won a title was 10 years ago, the last time I won was a year ago. I will never be able to work without success… to finish 4th is not the aim."

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Kata-Kata Motivasi Jose Mourinho

25. "I only talk about men, not of rude children."

26. "I would rather play with 10 men than wait for a player who is late for the bus."

27. "We don’t have A, B, C, D, E, F and G - but we do have L, M, N, S, O, P."

28. "I don’t want to win the Europa League. It would be a big disappointment for me. I don’t want my players to feel the Europa League is our competition."

29. "The best team lost. After they scored only one team played, the other one just defended for the whole game."

30. "If you want, you can make a silence very noisy."

Disadur dari: Bolacom (Rheza Aditya Gradianto, Wiwig Prayugi) | Dipublikasi: 2 Juni 2020

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