Spanish Primera Liga

Casillas backs Mourinho after Gijon battle

November 15, 2010
By ESPNsoccernet staff
Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas has defended manager Jose Mourinho after a pre-match war of words le to a hostile clash in Sporting Gijon, which Los Blancos eventually won 1-0 to go top on the Spanish Primera Liga.

Mourinho, who served the first of a two-game touchline ban at El Molinon, had been heavily criticised by Gijon boss Manolo Preciado in the build-up to the game due to comments the Real coach made earlier in the season.

The Portuguese criticised Gijon for the ...

Read more

ESPN Conversations