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Tottenham boss Mourinho tribute to Sir Bobby after victory at Newcastle

Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho paid tribute to Sir Bobby Robson after victory at Newcastle United.

Mourinho tasted league victory at St James' Park for the first time as a manager at the eighth attempt on Wednesday night, a relief as he prepared to walk past the statue of his mentor on his way to the team coach.

Mourinho said: "For me it's a good feeling, yes, not because it was the only stadium in the English Premier League where I had never won before, I have no problems with that.

"But of course, I am very happy for the team and finally I can leave the stadium and pass Mr Robson's statue and laugh with him because every time I come here, I leave the stadium and I look at him with a sad face.

"It's the first time I can leave the stadium and smile."

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