Jose Mourinho Wins Manager Of The Season Award
Mourinho guides to first league win since 2010. (Photo: AP)

Chelsea FC manager has been named the Premier League Manager of the Season, while has collected the Player of the Year award.

The Blues have won their first Premier League title since 2010 this season, and Mourinho who did not win a single Manager of the Month award has been named Premier League Manager of the year. Other nominees were Ronald Koeman, Garry Monk, Nigel Pearson and Arsene Wenger.

Jose Mourinho Wins Manager Of The Season Award
The happy one says he’s more happy to win the league. (Photo: AP)

“The cake (the Premier League title) is more important than the icing (the Manager of the Season award)” he told a British website.

He said: “It is, as you like to say in England, the icing on the cake, but the cake is more important than the icing.The cake is the Premier League, the cake is the objective of the manager, of the technical staff, of the squad, of the club, of the millions of supporters, and I work for the cake, I don’t work for this.

“If, at the top of the cake, I am the manager of the season, obviously I am very happy with that.”

Chelsea secured the Premier League title early in May after a win over Crystal Palace, with their last game of the season at home to Sunderland on 24 may.

Jose Mourinho Wins Manager Of The Season Award
Jose is already preparing for next season. (Photo: AP)

He added: “The problem in football is that you are eating one cake and you are still thinking about the next one. This is permanent.

“So I enjoy this cake very, very much, I have missed it for a while because the last one was in the 2005/06. But to go back to England and win it again is a fantastic feeling.”

Mourinho looks all set for the next season even when the current season is yet to get over.

Abhishek Chaudhary
Abhishek Chaudhary = The Blues, who have left an indelible impression on his life. Factoid :- He cried inconsolably for a week when Jose Mourinho was sacked by the bosses at Stamford Bridge 2nd time round. His passion for the beautiful game is only matched by his fascination for beer! Supports Chelsea

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