Manchester City midfielder, Kevin de Bruyne has described how former boss, Jose Mourinho almost ruined his football career while he was still playing for Chelsea.
The Belgian international, who has become pivotal of the current City team stated this during an interview with Sky Sports.
The midfielder made just three Premier League appearances for the club during the 2013-14 season, before he was sold to Wolfsburg during the January transfer window.
He returned to the Premier League with Manchester City a year-and-a-half later, and has gone on to become one of the best players in the world.
“There was so much in the press about my relationship with Jose Mourinho,” De Bruyne told Sky Sports.
“But the truth is that I only ever spoke to him twice. The plan was always for me to go on loan for a bit.
“Jose called me into his office in December, and it was probably the second big life-changing moment for me. He had some papers in front of him, and he said, ‘One assist. Zero goals….
Source: Complete Sports