Callum Hynes, Tottenham ball-boy, says life is made after Mourinho hugged him

Callum Hynes, Tottenham ball-boy, says life is made after Mourinho hugged him

Callum Hynes, Tottenham Hotspur ball boy, has revealed that his life is made after club manager Jose Mourinho gave him a hug.

The 15-year-old boy speedily handed Serge Aurier the ball in the early minutes of the second half in their Champions League victory over Olympiacos on Tuesday night.

Spurs were trailing the visitors 2-1 before the incident which eventually led to Harry Kane's equalizer with an assist from Lucas Moura.

Kane scored a second goal after Aurier grabbed a stunning goal which helped the home team finish the match 4-2.

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Jose Mourinho after the match told reporters: “To do that you have to be a very good ball boy.

"I was, between 10 and 15, 16-years-old, a very good ball boy. He is a very good ball boy, understands the game, reads the game.

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He's not there just to look to the stands, the lights or the scarves. He's there reading the game and playing the game very well. In the end, I wanted him to come back to celebrate in the dressing room with the players, but he had gone.”

The youngster while reacting to the incident said: “It’s all a bit surreal," Callum told the Tottenham website. "I was just doing my job and I still can’t quite believe what happened.

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I didn’t even see the goal! I was busy getting the ball that had come off and then I heard the cheer. I turned around and Harry was celebrating.

"I looked at the replay on the screen and watched exactly what happened. You can see from my smile it was just unbelievable.

"Jose didn’t have to do that. It was really nice of him to come over to me. It’s made my day, my life, really! I love Spurs and it was an amazing moment I’ll never forget.”

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Legit.ng earlier reported that Jose Mourinho's first home game as Tottenham manager ended in massive victory after a remarkable performance that saw the host side put in an epic comeback over their resilient visitors.

The Portuguese tactician guided his side to a 4-2 win over Olympiacos in their Champions League meeting despite conceding two early goals.

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