By Jack Kinnersley For Mailonline
Published: 09:39 GMT, 10 January 2020 | Updated: 12:25 GMT, 10 January 2020
Jose Mourinho is desperate to beat Liverpool on Saturday night because 'deep down, he would really have loved to have managed Liverpool', according to Reds legend Phil Thompson.
The Tottenham boss faces the Premier League leaders at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium for the first time since he was sacked as Manchester United manager after losing to Jurgen Klopp's side last season.
Mourinho has a fiery history with the Reds, including a Champions League semi-final defeat to Liverpool in 2005 with Chelsea, and denying Steven Gerrard the Premier League title in 2014 in