JOSE MOURINHO FACTFILE
1963: Born January 26. Father Felix Mourinho was a former Portugal goalkeeper.
1992: After middle-ranking jobs at Estrela Amadora and Vitoria Setubal, works as Bobby Robson's translator at Sporting Lisbon.
1993: Moves to Porto with Robson.
1996: Joins Barca as Robson's assistant coach.
1997: Stays on under new coach Louis van Gaal.
2000: Lasts nine games as coach of Benfica before resigning due to problems in the boardroom.
2001: Appointed coach of Uniao de Leiria.
2002: Joins Porto.
2003: In first full season, Porto win the treble of domestic league, cup and UEFA Cup.
May - Porto win the league and Champions League, with 3-0 win vs Monaco.
June 2 - Appointed Chelsea manager.
February 27 - Wins Carling Cup with final defeat of Liverpool.
April - Chelsea seal Premier League title - the club's first top-flight crown in 50 years - with 2-0 win at Bolton.
2006: Chelsea claim a second consecutive Premier League title.
February - Chelsea win Carling Cup, beating Arsenal 2-1.
May - Chelsea lose Champions League semi-final to Liverpool, but win the FA Cup against Man Utd.
August - Chelsea set a new record of 64 unbeaten home matches in the English top flight.
September - Leaves Chelsea by "mutual consent''.
June - Appointed Inter Milan boss on three-year contract.
August - Wins Italian Supercoppa with victory over Roma.
2009: May 16 - Wins Serie A at the first attempt.
May 25 - Signs a contract extension at Inter until 2012.
2010: March - Inter knock Chelsea out of the Champions League in the last 16.
May 5 - Inter win the Coppa Italia.
May 16 - Mourinho claims his second Serie A title with Inter.
May 22 - Guides Inter to Champions League triumph with a 2-0 win over Bayern Munich.
May 26 - Madrid part company with coach Manuel Pellegrini and approach Mourinho.
May 31 - Unveiled as Real Madrid coach.
May 3 - Madrid lose Champions League semi-final to Barcelona.
August 18 - Appears to poke then Barca assistant Tito Vilanova in the eye during Supecopa defeat.
May 2 - Guides Madrid to their first Primera Division title in four years.
May 22 - Signs contract extension until June 2016.
August - Leads Madrid to a Supercopa victory over Barcelona.
April - Eliminates Man Utd in UCL but Madrid beaten by Dortmund in semi-finals.
May 17 - Madrid lose Copa del Rey final to city rivals Atletico Madrid.
May 20 - It is confirmed that Mourinho will leave Real at end of 2012-13 season.