The Special One

Relive that celebration from Mourinho at Old Trafford back in 2004

Last Updated: 07/02/13 3:35pm

  • Share:

It was the evening that Jose Mourinho truly introduced himself to English football fans.

Back in 2004, Mourinho brought his Porto side to Old Trafford protecting a 2-1 lead in their Champions League last 16 clash with Manchester United.

The Portuguese tactician and his team looked to be heading out on the away goals rule as they trailed to Paul Scholes' first-half goal with just minutes remaining.

But Costinha then popped up to fire home a late, late equaliser that prompted what has gone down as one of the most famous celebrations in football... Mourinho charging from the dug-out and racing provocatively down the touchline to celebrate with his players.

With Mourinho and Ferguson preparing to do Champions League battle again next week as Manchester United take on Real Madrid, enjoy the highlights from this iconic match nine years ago.

For information on how you can get unrivalled coverage of the Real Madrid v Manchster United clash on Sky Sports, click here

  • Share:

Issue 12

The perfect match

Judgement day is upon us as Real Madrid host Manchester United

Jamie Carragher: Set to slip into retirement at the end of the season

A team of Carraghers

Jamie Carragher is to slip into retirement, with a Liverpool legend set to bow out at the top.

David Moyes: Will he live to regret January transfer business?

Everton caution

Adam Bate wonders whether David Moyes will live to regret Everton's lack of transfer activity in January.

Subscribe

Sign Up To the Sky Sportzine

Sign Up To the Sky Sportzine

Be the first to see the latest features, competitions and much more.
Sent to your email inbox every Friday!

Most Popular