The 11 names on Mourinho’s trademark teamsheet

FOOTBALL has become such a gargantuan billion-pound industry that it is hard to imagine the first Premier League sponsorship deal was for just £3m-a-season in order to sell a few more pints of Carling.

Now, individuals can earn that on side deals, and one of the most marketable names in world football is the ‘Special One’ himself: José Mourinho.

The new Manchester United manager's contract could keep him at Old Trafford until at least 2020 (assuming he overcomes third-season syndrome which... For the full story register now for free or login below...

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