Hero ballboy hugged by Jose Mourinho in Spurs match ‘didn’t even see the goal’

first_imgA BALLBOY hugged by Jose Mourinho after helping Spurs score said yesterday: “I didn’t even see the goal.”Callum Hynes, 15, was hailed by the new Spurs boss for his crucial role in their win over Olympiacos in the Champions League.3 Jose Mourinho hailed ballboy Callum Hynes for his role in helping Spurs defeat Olympiacos3 The ball boy quickly gave the ball to Serge Aurier to throw – Spurs caught Olympiakos unaware to scoreCredit: BT SportHis quick throw to Serge Aurier caught the Greeks napping — and led to Harry Kane pulling the score back to 2-2. Spurs, who had been 2-0 down, went on to win 4-2 on Tuesday night.Callum said: “I was just doing my job and I still can’t quite believe what happened.“I didn’t even see the goal! I was busy getting the ball… and then I heard the cheer. I turned around and Harry was celebrating.”Mourinho then high-fived and hugged the teen, who said: “You can see from my smile it was 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.”Mourinho also wanted to invite Callum into the dressing room after — but he was on his way home to prepare for an exam.Callum, from Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, said: “The whole way I was using a torch in the car to go over my maths revision.”MOST READ IN SPORTTHROUGH ITRobbie Keane reveals Claudine’s father was ’50-50′ in coronavirus battle’I ACCEPT’McGregor accepts Silva fight at UFC catchweight of 176lbs in huge super-fightTOP SELLERGavin Whelan has gone from League of Ireland to David Beckham’s InstagramPicturedA CUT ABOVEMike Tyson shows two-inch cut ‘picked up in training’ ahead of boxing returnExclusiveRIYAD RAIDMan City’s Riyad Mahrez has three luxury watches stolen in £500,000 raidPicturedAN EYEFULMeet Playboy model and football agent Anamaria Prodan bidding to buy her own clubLuckily for him teachers at Southend High School for Boys moved his test to yesterday.His mum Keeley said: “We were in the stadium and saw Jose go over to Callum. We thought it was going to be a high-five and didn’t expect any more but then our phones started pinging!”Mourinho said after the match: “He is a very good ballboy, understands the game, reads the game. He’s not there just to look to the stands, the lights or the scarves.”3 Callum, who received an end-of-season certificate from Son Heung-Min in May, said the hug from Mourinho ‘made his life’Jose Mourinho says he wanted to invite the heroic Spurs ballboy to the dressing room after the match but couldn’t find him GOT a story? RING The Sun on 0207 782 4104 or WHATSAPP on 07423720250 or EMAIL [email protected]last_img read more