José Mourinho

1963 - Today

José Mourinho

José Mário dos Santos Mourinho Félix, GOIH (Portuguese pronunciation: [ʒuˈzɛ moˈɾiɲu]; born 26 January 1963), is a Portuguese professional football manager and former player who is the manager of Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur. He is widely considered to be one of the greatest managers of all time, and is one of the most decorated managers ever.After an uneventful career as a midfielder across Portugal's football pyramid, Mourinho first entered the sphere of management as an interpreter for Sir Bobby Robson at Sporting CP and Porto, before gaining success as an assistant at Barcelona under both Robson and his successor, Louis van Gaal. After impressing with brief managerial stints at Benfica and União de Leiria, Mourinho returned to Porto as manager in 2002, where he won the Primeira Liga twice, a Taça de Portugal, the UEFA Cup, and the UEFA Champions League; the latter being Porto's first European Cup title since 1987. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of José Mourinho has received more than 12,822,481 page views. His biography is available in 74 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 5th most popular coach.

Memorability Metrics

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  • 69.14

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 74

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 11.41

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.38

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among coaches, José Mourinho ranks 5 out of 280Before him are Alex Ferguson, Rinus Michels, Arsène Wenger, and Jupp Heynckes. After him are Dino Zoff, Luis Aragonés, Fabio Capello, Giovanni Trapattoni, Jürgen Klopp, Louis van Gaal, and Marco van Basten.

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Among people born in 1963, José Mourinho ranks 5Before him are Brad Pitt, Johnny Depp, Quentin Tarantino, and Whitney Houston. After him are Jet Li, Michael Jordan, George Michael, Garry Kasparov, Till Lindemann, Viktor Orbán, and Ronald Koeman.

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In Portugal

Among people born in Portugal, José Mourinho ranks 20 out of 370Before him are Luís de Camões (1524), Pedro I of Brazil (1798), Pope John XXI (1215), John II of Portugal (1455), Sebastian of Portugal (1554), and John I of Portugal (1358). After him are Cristiano Ronaldo (1985), Afonso V of Portugal (1432), Afonso de Albuquerque (1453), Isabella of Portugal (1503), John III of Portugal (1502), and Peter I of Portugal (1320).

Among COACHES In Portugal

Among coaches born in Portugal, José Mourinho ranks 1After him are André Villas-Boas (1977).