Jose Mourinho gave advice to Gareth southgate prior to Englandcrucial game against Ukraine in the Euro 2020 quarter finals, that the Three Lions won 4-0 in Rome.
The new Rome The boss explained how a coach should react in his daily life when pressure increases.
“As a manager, we entered a massive week like the South Gate you face, the pressure is everywhere, and you only have one option “, Mourinho wrote in a column for the sun.
“You become a lonely animal. You don’t socialize, you don’t walk down the street, you don’t shop, you don’t read anything, you don’t watch television, you don’t play radio sports in the car.
“You have two phones. One, you turn off right now.
“The one you follow is only for your close circle of family and main friends, the ones who are not going to talk to you about football. Turn off the other phone, have no contact and think for yourself.
“A guy walking his dog will say, ‘Come on, pick this player.’
“You go to the gas station and someone says to you, ‘Play this or the other,’ and you think, ‘Leave me alone.’
Mourinho went on to praise South Gate by the way he managed England in recent years and praised their mindset.
“Gareth had the courage to do what he considered best with his team’s selection against Germany and it paid off.” Mourinho.
“He’s showing personality, the ability to deal with all this pressure around the world. England team.
“I think the pressure is only going to increase. Because the feeling now – and it’s my feeling too, I won’t hide it – is that England you have to get to the end “.