He is known as the Special One. But maybe should be renamed Pacific One Jose Mourinho. The boss of Real Madrid now has missed 43 press conferences since taking over two years ago.
On Tuesday, he left to defend the club league Assistant Aitor Karanka form with the leadership over Barcelona at the top of the table down now only four points.
Real have pulled three of its last five games and take on Barcelona at the Camp Nou on April 21 in a match that could decide the outcome of the title.
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Busy boy: Aitor Karanka during the press conference Mourinho missed out on Tuesday
There ‘ no fear or anxiety Karanka said that in the team ‘ and that ‘ nobody doubts that Mourinho, neither this coaching staff or these players … There are no doubts about the work that we do. ‘
Next is up for the derby against Atletico Madrid on Wednesday.