Former-Chelsea star comments on his ex-boss
Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata, claims Jose Mourinho isn’t the biggest character in football.
After playing under Mourinho for one season at Stamford Bridge as mainly a substitute, Mata has his say on his former manager.
Speaking whilst on international duty, the Spaniard was asked whether Mourinho was the biggest character in football, and he replied with: “No.”
Characters in Football
“There are many big characters in football, maybe they are not that famous but there are a lot,” he added.
“But he is good for you [the media], isn’t he? Journalists say that he gives them a lot of work, at least in England.”
Juan Mata‘s Spain host Luxemburg this weekend before travelling to Ukraine on Monday.