All posts by Simon Barnes
When goalkeeper Gordon Banks magically denied Pelé’s explosive header during England’s World Cup match with Brazil, he launched a 47-year debate about why this extraordinary save was the best ever.
When the magical and mononymous men from Brazil appeared from another world in 1958, they played football in a way no one ever knew it could be played.
José Mourinho is a wizard, a magician, a master. He sees the world, and the pitch, a little differently than the rest of us.