Jose Mourinho described Chelsea as his ‘passion’ after he signed a four-year deal to become manager of the west London club for the second time.
Having held meetings to finalise the deal with Blues officials on Monday, just hours after his departure from Real Madrid, Mourinho spoke of his happiness at embarking upon his second spell as Chelsea manager.
When asked by a Chelsea TV journalist if he promised to deliver the same quality to Stamford Bridge as he did during his previous tenure, Mourinho replied: ‘It is exactly the same message but now I can say I am one of you and that is the difference.
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