The Portuguese coach was the guest of honour at the Savoy Hotel just a few hours after watching his side beat Manchester United 3-1 at Stamford Bridge.
"The principles you have in relation to football and life are absolutely amazing.
"I love this Chelsea Football Club, which has been the only club to have ever sacked me, we as a family belong to you (in) England.
Mourinho joked: "It is not a threat, but if you sack me, I will stay in England and go to another club, a possible rival."
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