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ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE

2019/2020 Season

POS TEAM W D L PTS
4 Chelsea 12 5 9 41
5 Tottenham 11 7 8 40
6 Sheff Utd 10 9 7 39
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Jose Mourinho's effect on Tottenham: How he turned Spurs around

When it comes to evaluating coaches and managers, we lean heavily on clichés and stereotypes. It's impossible to avoid: We don't have access to the training room, and we aren't exposed to a lot of team- and personnel-specific dynamics. Therefore, we lean on things like "he's a poor man-manager" and "he's lost the locker room." We coin phrases like "third-year syndrome" to describe how a team stops listening to its manager over time.

These clichés get overused, but there's also a reason...