Brendan Rodgers, the manager of Leicester City, has named Jose Mourinho, the coach of AS Roma, as one of the finest managers of our generation.
Rodgers made the remarks at his pre-match news conference before of Leicester City’s UEFA Europa League semi-final encounter against Roma on Thursday.
The King Power Stadium will host Mourinho’s team in the Europa Conference League last-4 first-leg encounter on Thursday night.
“He’s one of the great managers. He has nothing ever to prove to anyone,” Rodgers said of Mourinho.
“He’s a winner. He will always be a winner.
“He will always just have to want to prove it to himself. And I can’t speak any more highly of him.”