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Benni: Why I couldn't go to England for Mourinho link-up

With Benni McCarthy uncovering a year ago that he needed to interface up with Jose Mourinho at Tottenham Hotspur, the Amazulu mentor has now clarified why it has not occurred at this point. 

The 43-year-old has had an incredible beginning to his second stretch in the Premier Soccer League, in the wake of joining Amazulu in December 2020. 

He was named Coach of the Month January/February following a run that saw Usuthu move into 6th spot of the DStv Premiership log, subsequent to going nine games unbeaten. 

Benni's endeavors didn't go undetected, as he's gotten acclaim from his previous chief Jose Mourinho. 

Soccer Laduma addressed McCarthy only about the "uncommon message" from his previous mentor and the Bafana legend, additionally uncovered why he was unable to connect up with Mourinho to shadow him at Spurs, as he had arranged in the start of 2020. 

"I believe that fantasy passed on be­cause of COVID. Everything was shut and you were unable to enter certain workspaces. You know, just individuals from around were permitted to enter," he said. 

"So sadly I was unable to proceed to visit Totten­ham Hotspur and accomplish what I needed to accomplish, and that was to shadow him at his particular employment. 

"Sadly that didn't occur and now I'm in a task, however I trust that one day I can in any case accomplish that fantasy on the grounds that in our life, you regularly just get these chances one time. 

"To get the opportunity to shadow perhaps the best mentors on the planet, that is an encounter you won't ever go anyplace else."

Source: Soccer Laduma

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