Jose Mourinho has revealed how he’s already fallen madly ‘in love’ with Son Heung-min regardless of being within the Tottenham job for lower than a fortnight.
Manchester United welcome Mourinho again to Old Trafford for the primary time as a rival supervisor tomorrow night time and the 56-year-old shall be seeking to make it 4 wins from 4 as Spurs boss.
The north London membership have overwhelmed West Ham and Bournemouth within the league both aspect of a dramatic European victory over Olympiakos and star ahead Son has impressed all through underneath his new supervisor.
Son scored the opening objective of Mourinho’s reign at West Ham’s London Stadium and the attacker shall be determined so as to add to his tally towards the Red Devils on Wednesday night.
Earlier this week, the South Korean was named Asian International Player of the Year for a report third time after one other stellar 12 months for membership and nation.
Asked about Son’s award ahead of Spurs’ journey to United, Mourinho mentioned: ‘I need to congratulate Son
‘It’s the third time in a row he’s Asian participant of the 12 months.
‘I am in love with that guy, so I imagine the people that are here with him four or five years…. fantastic boy.’
Mourinho insists there shall be no animosity from his aspect at Old Trafford as he was at all times ‘happy’ on the membership.
‘Going back to Old Trafford is to go back to a place where I was happy,’ Mourinho mentioned.
‘I can say that I’ve an incredible relation with the United supporters. I went again as a pundit, which is a unique perspective. I used to be actually humbled by such a lovely reception.
‘I left the membership. I took my time to course of all the things that occurred, took my time to arrange myself for the following problem and truthfully Manchester United for me now’s in my ebook of experiences, my historical past ebook.
‘At United I gained and I realized. My time after I left was time for me.
‘It will not be for me to analyse United now. I analyse them as an opponent, how they play. How can we beat them? How can they beat us? For me that’s the vital factor
‘A nice reaction is probably to me but during the game the support will be for Solskjaer. That’s the character of a spot with an unbelievable historical past & with followers that perceive clearly what ardour for a membership is. They love their membership, in order that they love Solskjaer.
‘I’m not a villain, I’m not an enemy however I’m the coach that’s attempting to win towards Manchester United. That’s the best way I believe they (the followers) are going to have a look at me.’