London – Under the leadership of Jose Mourinho, Chelsea be the strongest candidate the Premier League champions this season. Despite showing good performance, Mourinho felt he was not the best candidate for the manager.
Chelsea are handled Mourinho is still firmly on top. The Blues collecting 73 points, seven points ahead of Arsenal who came in second place.
Performance Mourinho at Chelsea this season made him the favorite for the award of the best managers. However, Mourinho did not think he would get the award.
“Nothing. I was the last candidate. Candidates for last because I had never been the best manager monthly. So, how can I think about the best managers in one season?” Mourinho said on Sky Sports.
“So, I had no chance. But, I’m not here to be the best manager. I’m here to win the Premier League,” he said.
Manchester United’s legendary manager, Sir Alex Ferguson, became the most frequently won the best manager, ie 11 times. Last season, this award fell into the hands of Tony Pulis, who successfully save Crystal Palace from relegation trap.
Mourinho himself has twice become the best manager in the first period in Chelsea. He is striving for the award of the season 2004/2005 and 2005/2006.