Mourinho, who had beforehand obtained the Champions League, Europa League and the UEFA Cup, completed a singular European trophy haul as Roma beat Feyenoord 1-0 in Tirana to ensure he would possibly add the inaugural Convention League to his assortment.
That’s 5 European finals for Porto, Inter Milan, Manchester United and Roma since 2003 that Mourinho has coached in and 5 situations he has taken home the trophy.
“The beauty of my profession is that, other than the Europa League with Manchester United, doing it with Porto, Inter and Roma may be very, very, very particular,” Mourinho acknowledged.
“It’s one factor to win when everybody expects it, whenever you made the investments to win, but it surely’s fairly one other to win when one thing feels immortal, that feels actually particular.
“This stays within the historic previous of Roma, however moreover mine. I was instructed solely I, Sir Alex (Ferguson) and Giovanni Trapattoni obtained trophies in three fully completely different a very long time. It makes me actually really feel a little bit of outdated, but it surely certainly’s good for my occupation.”
It represented a positive finish to his first season within the Italian capital for Mourinho, having steered his aspect to a sixth-placed end in Serie A this time period.
The Portuguese has no plans to hunt new challenges, as he’s already seeking to subsequent season with the membership.
“Now I’m staying, there should not any doubts,” Mourinho added. “Even when some rumours emerge, I solely want to keep at Roma.
“We should perceive what our homeowners, who’re unbelievable individuals, need to do subsequent season, as a result of that is historical past, however we will construct a extremely sturdy undertaking with sincere professionals.
“In fact I actually really feel like a Romanista, nevertheless that could possibly be my method of working. I’m a Porto fan, an Inter fan, a Chelsea fan, I’m crazy about Actual Madrid, I’m now a Roma fan, I belong to all these golf tools on account of we had these moments collectively.”