"It's the first time for him -- next season it will be easier for him. And my way of making it easier for me is just to think what we are giving to the people. If you think in that direction, that we
are giving not just in England but, through television, something to football fans all around the world, it's what they want and don't have. It's very difficult for all of us, but we are special
because we are giving to the people something they love: football."
-- Chelsea coach Jose Mourinho's advice to Man United coach Louis van Gaal after the
Dutchman complained about the EPL scheduling games through the Christmas holidays. (Mirror)