Mourinho 'wanted to come to Barcelona'

August 5, 2013
By ESPN staff

Former Barcelona president Joan Laporta has revealed Jose Mourinho wanted to coach the Catalan club after leaving Chelsea in 2008.

Following Frank Rijkaard's exit at the end of the 2007-08 season, Barca touted Mourinho as a possible replacement for the Dutchman.

But the Chelsea ...

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