Jose Mourinho is constantly praised for his ability to get the best from his players in the big games.
James Olley of the London Evening Standard revealed post-match that Mourinho asked Billy McCulloch – long-time Stamford Bridge medical member and funnyman – if he could speak to the players post-match:
Mourinho says he didn't speak to the players before the game. "I left it to Billy the masseur. He just screamed at them in Scottish."
— James Olley (@JamesOlley) February 3, 2014
We would love to have been a fly on the wall during that talk if McCulloch’s previous is anything to go by: