"Special one" on special player

Mourinho excited to work with "phenomenon" Ronaldo

May 25, 2010
By Soccernet staff
Jose Mourinho has revealed that he is excited by the prospect of coaching Cristiano Ronaldo, describing the Real Madrid forward as a "phenomenon"

Mourinho is still contracted to Inter Milan, while Manuel Pellegrini is still officially Real boss, though it appears to be a matter of when, not if, the self-proclaimed "Special One" displaces the Chilean in the Bernabeu hotseat.

Gelling Real's galacticos into a team capable of challenging for top honours will be the test Mourinho ...

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