The beautiful game is not stranger to controversy and here is our list of footballers who have found themselves in the thick of things far too often.
Jose Mourinho has made the headlines for many reasons. Anointing himself as the Special One is just a prelude to his highlights reel. He instigated brawls in La Liga and even poked Tito Vilanova in the eye one.
The Portuguese has travelled far and has come across many players who share his liking for controversy.
It was pertinent to list Mourinho as he three players on our list played under him. And he would have made the cut if he was as good a player as he is a tactician.