The former Manchester Unitedplayer has driven a wedgebetween himself and some ofthe club's fickle fans bypublicly criticising their lack ofsupport this week and, after aseries of high and wide shots,he was whistled.
The result ensured Mourinhobegan his bid for back-to-backChampions League crownswith three points.
Frustration: Cristiano Ronaldo missed a succession of chances
It was the former Chelseamanager's first ChampionsLeague game since he ledInter to glory last season.
Vurnon Anita's own goal afterhalf an hour made it 1-0, thenGonzalo Higuain volleyed inafter 73 minutes. It meantMourinho again got the betterof his old friend Martin Jol, theAjax boss.
Lucky break: Higuain (centre) watches the ball go in off a defender
The result also cheeredMadrid fan Rafael Nadal, whoreceived a pre-match ovationafter his US Open tennis win.England manager FabioCapello was at the otherGroup G game, AC Milan's 2-0win over Auxerre.
ZlatanIbrahimovic netted the goalson 66 and 69 minutes.Another former Chelsea boss,Claudio Ranieri, had a badnight as his Roma side lost 2-0at Bayern Munich.
ThomasMuller scored with a terrifichalf-volley after 79 minutes.Four minutes later, MiroslavKlose stabbed in another.
Get in: Miroslav Klose scored Bayenr Munich's second as the Germans beat Roma
Bayern manager Louis vanGaal said: 'When we play agame like that withoutArjen Robben and FranckRibery, I can only say'great'.'
In the other Group E game,CFR Cluj defeated Basle 2-1.
Ronaldo is honest! Real Madrid boss Mourinho does a U-turn on dive jibeCristiano Ronaldo has time on his hands - and his body - as he strips off again. to advertise a watch