And so that time has finally arrived!
Ever since Jose Mourinho accepted the Manchester United job, the Chelsea fans have been bracing themselves for the return of “The special one” at Stamford Bridge, although, this time as a fierce rival.
While there’s no doubt that Jose has won plenty of trophies at Chelsea and was part of that era where we were probably the best team in Europe, but the harsh reality is that the last season’s wound are still a bit sore at the Bridge and Jose, going on to accept the United job, hasn’t exactly helped the cause either.
So, what would be the reception be like at the Bridge, come Sunday evening? Here’s Paul Ince with his thoughts:
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