The Portuguese technical director, who directed the goalkeeper during his time at Real Madrid, gave him heartfelt words when learning about his retirement.
After the announcement of Iker Casillas Upon his retirement from professional soccer, several world sports stars came to recognize the Spanish. Between them, Jose Mourinho He also took time to dedicate a few words to the ex Real Madrid.
In this regard, the Portuguese technical director commented in dialogue with AS: “He is a historic goalkeeper for Madrid, Spain and world football. With him I won the League of Records and with him I had difficult moments due to my professional and never personal decision of play another partner. “
He added: “He is a great goalkeeper and a great man. His intelligence and maturity made us always respect each other and years later we have even been able to cultivate an honest friendship.”
Mourinho and Casillas were from the Spanish championship in which Real Madrid was crowned champion with the historic mark of 100 points, something that had not been achieved so far.
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