Eto’o on what made Mourinho perfect
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Eto’o on what made Mourinho perfect

African icon and ex-Inter Milan striker Samuel Eto'o revealed why Jose Mourinho was his perfect manager.

The Cameroonian lifted a treble of trophies in Italy as Mourinho’s striker at Inter, before the duo reunited in England at Chelsea in 2013/14.

"We had a team of coaches (at Inter Milan). With a unique head coach (Mourinho)," he told La Gazzetta dello Sport at the Sports Festival in Trento.

The former Real Madrid and FC Barcelona striker added to say Mourinho’s leading secrets were a deep understanding of players and fans.

"He perfectly understood every player and the sentiments of the Inter fans.

"He knew how to combine these two things, he was perfect,” Eto’o concluded.

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