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Name Andre Villas-Boas
Gender Male
Ethnic Portuguese
Job Portuguese Football Coach


Club as Coach Marseille
  Shanghai SIPG
  Zenit St. Petersburg
  Tottenham Hotspur
  Chelsea FC
  Porto FC


Mentor Jose Mourinho
Friend Hulk
  Jorge Mendes
2013 12 15
Tottenham Hotspur manager Andre Villas-Boas reacts during their English Premier League soccer match defeat to Liverpool at White Hart Lane in London

2017 12 02 Retrieve

[Andre Villas-Boas quits as coach of Shanghai SIPG to contest the Dakar Rally next year] I spoke with my friend Alex Doringer, the manager of the KTM team, who told me that I would still need a full year’s preparation to get there and that it was better to consider doing it with a car. So I got in touch with Team Overdrive and here I am!

2019 10 10 Retrieve

[Andre Villas-Boas replaces Sven-Goran Eriksson as Shanghai SIPG manager] It’s a different challenge in my career. Our focus will be to put a team together that is stronger, that is able to compete in all competitions. But most of all, to bring joy to our fans with the Chinese championship next year

2019 11 30 Retrieve

[Andre Villas-Boas adds his take to the eternal debate] I am Portuguese so of course I support Cristiano Ronaldo more. Cristiano took a risk by leaving the best team in the world, with more titles in the world. That kind of risk should be appreciated. Playing in Italy and scoring goals is difficult. Messi is still in his club, Barcelona, which is a big club. He is able to make the difference. But I am more for Cristiano because I’m Portuguese. Both of them are exceptional, it’s difficult to choose. Having these two players in the same generation and watching them is absolutely incredible. They are extraterrestrials