Spurs boss Jose Mourinho has been recognized as the Premier League manager of the month for November. The Portuguese gaffer fending off stiff competition from Frank Lampard to win the monthly award for the first time since taking over the reigns in North London.
He has guided Tottenham to the top of the Premier League tables, raking up 3 wins out of 4 during the month of November. The only blemish being 0-0 draw at Stamford Bridge against his former club, Chelsea.
Spurs PL results in November, 2020
2-1 vs Brighton (W)
0-1 vs West Brom (W)
2-0 vs Manchester City (W)
0-0 vs Chelsea (D)
Mourinho took to Instagram to announce himself winner, posting a video of himself and his backroom staff together with the award -before even the official announcement was made.
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It is the first time a Spurs manager is winning the award since Mauricio Pochettino last won it in April 2017. Tottenham sit top of the Premier League after 11 games and have already faced Man United, Man City, Chelsea and Arsenal. They won 3 of those fixtures too!
A special award for a special manager 👏
— Premier League (@premierleague) December 11, 2020
Jose Mourinho is the first Tottenham manager to win Premier League Manager of the Month since Mauricio Pochettino in April 2017.
And he’s guided them to the top of the table. 👏 pic.twitter.com/aXC5tCHeLf
— Squawka Football (@Squawka) December 11, 2020
November Pl manager of the month nominees
It is a Portuguese affair as, Manchester United midfielder Bruno Fernandez scooped home the Premier League player of the month award after his incredible performances in November. He has been the Red Devil’s go to man in difficult times.