An explosive and shocking biography of Jose Mourinho -
revealing the dark side of "the special one".
When Jose Mourinho announced his return to English football, it
sparked celebrations from fans and press alike. As one of the most
charismatic figures in the game, his reappearance could surely only
be a good thing.
But is there a darker side to the Mourinho? A mischievous,
scheming, even tyrannical quality to the man beneath the veneer of
As part of El Pais, Diego Torres is one of the premier
investigative journalists in Spanish football, and in this
explosive biography of "the special one" he uncovers secrets and
lies that will change the way we see Mourinho.
From dodgy dealings to assassinations of players both outside
and within his own team, and other shocking revelations, The
Special One reveals Mourinho as a man far removed from the
hero so many people consider him to be.