Inter Milan captain Zanetti: Mourinho best we've had here

Inter Milan captain Javier Zanetti says Jose Mourinho was the best he worked with. Mourinho and Zanetti won the Treble together in 2010 – Scudetto, Champions League and Coppa Italia.

Inter Milan captain Javier Zanetti says Jose Mourinho was the best he worked with.

Mourinho and Zanetti won the Treble together in 2010 – Scudetto, Champions League and Coppa Italia.

“Mourinho was a winner who took care of every detail and his two years will remain in the hearts of all Inter fans.

“When we were losing 1-0 at half-time in Kiev and practically out of the Champions League, he told us we would go on to win and had to risk everything. He took off two defenders to put on two strikers and we did win. He said it with such conviction that when we stepped on to the field we knew it could happen.

“When I carried the Champions League trophy and put it next to my locker, I spoke to it,” revealed Zanetti.

“I told the trophy that I’d been chasing it for a long time and finally it was in my arms.”

 
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