Instead of going to the World Cup in Brazil, the Chelsea manager is to become an Ambassador Against Hunger for the UN World Food Programme.
When Jose Mourinho first came back to Chelsea he wanted to be known as a happy one. Today he was very much the grumpy one.
Cole has fallen behind Cesar Azpilicueta in the pecking order and hasn't started a Premier League game since 11 January.
Jose Mourinho has signed for BT Sport ahead of the new Barclays Premier League season. The Chelsea boss has agreed a three-year deal that will see him carry out various roles, including making football programmes and appearing as a football expert, while also acting as a BT Sport ambassador.
He kicks off his partnership with BT Sport with a role in the new BT Sport TV advert which airs for the first time on July 12 at 8.50pm before the FIFA World Cup 3rd/4th place play-off between Brazil and Netherlands.
Mourinho said: “In their first year they have shown they are not afraid to challenge, are open to new ideas and want to do things differently. This is the kind of team and ambition that I want to work with.”
Speaking to Rags Martel, Jose Mourinho said if England went out in the group stage of the World Cup, it wouldn't be a big surprise.
Jose Mourinho was moved to tears as he met hungry children and HIV patients in Africa. ITV News travelled with the Chelsea manager as he visited the Ivory Coast as UN ambassador for the World Food Programme.
Jose Mourinho has told ITV News London that he wants to be England manager one day. Speaking to Rags Martel, the Chelsea manager said he "loves this country", and if one day the opportunity arrives, "then why not."
Jose Mourinho made the comment as he visited the Ivory Coast as UN ambassador for the World Food Programme.
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has been fined £10,000 for his comments following his side's defeat to Sunderland.
Mourinho appeared to sarcastically praise the officials after Sunderland won 2-1 at Stamford Bridge to end his 77-match unbeaten home league record.
He described referee Mike Dean's performance as "unbelievable", before moving on to referees' chief Mike Riley, saying "what they are doing during the whole season is fantastic, especially in matches involving the teams that were in the title race, it's absolutely fantastic".
The Football Association said Mourinho's comments amounted to disrepute and improper conduct.
It is the third time the Portuguese manager has been fined this season after incidents against Cardiff City and Aston Villa - which left him with a £8,000 fine.
Jose Mourinho has contested a Football Association misconduct charge for his comments following Chelsea's loss to Sunderland.
Mourinho sarcastically praised officials after losing his 77-game unbeaten home record, and the FA subsequently charged him for the comments.
The Chelsea manager has requested a "non-personal hearing".
It is Mourinho's latest clash with the authorities after he was fined £8,000 following his sending-off at Aston Villa in March.