Tottenham defender Sergio Reguilon has revealed he was given a suckling pig by Jose Mourinho on Christmas Day as he was was spending it alone.
The festive interval is the busiest time of the yr for Premier League footballers, with video games coming thick and quick each few days.
And in addition to COVID-19 restrictions, the schedule forbade Reguilon from spending Christmas along with his household.
Mourinho, nevertheless, did all the things in his energy to ensure his participant didn’t go and not using a hunk of meat on Christmas Day.
Throughout an interview with AS, Reguilon revealed the Portuguese’s act of generosity and insisted he had ‘a thousand great anecdotes’ concerning the ‘Particular One’.
He mentioned: “For instance on Christmas day, he is aware of that I’m alone.
“We received to coaching on the 25th at 3pm and I had a field on my seat. I open it and it was a suckling pig already cooked.
“He instructed me, ‘I do know you’re alone at Christmas so that you don’t must prepare dinner dinner and eat nicely’.”
This was not the primary time Mourinho gave Reguilon a slab of meat.
In November, the previous Chelsea boss forked out £500 on a leg of ham for the previous Actual Madrid star.
Spurs are again in motion on Wednesday night as they tackle Fulham on the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.
Mourinho has been dealt an harm blow forward of the sport with the information that Gareth Bale is out for a ‘few weeks’ with a calf harm.
The Wales worldwide sustained the issue in final week’s Carabao Cup quarter-final win at Stoke and boss Jose Mourinho has mentioned he could have a spell on the sidelines.