The Portuguese tactician is preparing for the 2013/14 season campaign at Stamford Bridge after arriving from Real Madrid and he quickly made it clear that past reputations will not be used as a way to get regular minutes.
“There are still a few boys from my (first) time (at Chelsea),” Mourinho said.
“It is always good to go back and see these people who gave absolutely everything to me when I was here.
“But it’s important to tell you - not them, because they know - that there is no privilege for them. They know my nature. They don’t have an advantage in relation to the other people.