He justified his statement by saying it would be good for English football. CET Upd. at 17:51 Sport EN 12/03/2015 Chelsea and former Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho, showed his relationship with Barcelona is still not very good by claiming that he hoped Manchester City knocked them out of the Champions League. “I hope that Manchester City eliminate Barcelona. It’s a question of honour for English football, and that’s where I work.” After being kicked out of Europe himself by Paris Saint-Germain, he spoke and said that he wanted the English side to come back from their 2-1 defeat at home and win in the Camp Nou.