Chelsea FC manager Jos Mourinho believes he laid the foundation for Real Madrid to win the elusive La Decima, and admits he thought they would win it when he was on the Bernabaeu hotseat. After winning the Champions league with Porto and Inter Milan in 2003 and 2010 respectively, Jos Mourinho was confident of making history, both individually and for Real Madrid, by winning his third and Real Madrid’s tenth Champions league title. But it wasn’t to be; although he guided them to three consecutive semifinals, his progress was always halted at the penultimate stage. But The Special One thinks he played a key role in helping Los Blancos unlock the mental barrier after having failed to reach the quarterfinal for almost a decade. “When I arrived at Real Madrid they hadn’t reached the quarter-finals for almost a decade and when we got Lyon in the last 16, the club was in panic,” the 52-year-old told “We went through […]