Twitter’s best reactions to Jose Mourinho’s appointment at Manchester United

Manchester United have officially appointed former Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho as their new manager. He signed a three-year contract, according to the club’s website. The Portuguese has long been linked to a move to Old Trafford after being sacked by the Blues in December and succeeds Dutch coach Louis van Gaal, who was sacked last week after failing to secure a place in next season’s Champions League. Jose Mourinho speaks for the first time as #mufc manager… #WelcomeJose https://t.co/DcYI3LIh0F — Manchester United (@ManUtd) 27 mei 2016 What a CV! #WelcomeJose https://t.co/6YRNAhzbsK —…

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Jose Mourinho wants to bring in trio of French star players to Manchester United

According to Sky Sports, Jose Mourinho has agreed personal terms with Manchester United but the deal will not be completed until image-rights issues are resolved by lawyers representing both parties. This week, the Red Devils sacked Louis Van Gaal after two seasons in charge of the Old Trafford club. Mourinho is set to succeed the Dutchman after months of speculation. Not surprisingly, United’s squad is primed for a big overhaul during the summer transfer window. According to The Independent, Mourinho has identified Karim Benzema as a primary target, but he is aware that…

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Premier League Season Review – Chelsea

Chelsea: 10th FA Cup: Quarter-finals Capital One Cup: Round Four Champions League: Round of 16 Not a single footballing observer of sound mind would have predicted Chelsea not to at least threaten to successfully defend the Premier League title that they won so convincingly in 2015, so it was more than a little startling to witness such an incredible decline that some were discussing the prospect of a potential relegation as the season headed into the festive period. The opening months made of mockery of the team’s reputation as they suffered defeat…

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Manchester United targeting several stars in huge summer transfer spree

Manchester United have sacked Louis Van Gaal and are primed to appoint Jose Mourinho is their new manager starting from next season. The Red Devils won the FA Cup this season but finished just fifth in the Premier League, missing out on Champions League football. The club is in dire need of a change and looks ready for a huge summer transfer spree. According to The Guardian, Mourinho has identified several star players United should target during the summer as part of an anticipated minimum £150 million spend. The reports states…

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Twitter celebrates Louis Van Gaal’s sacking by Manchester United

Manchester United have sacked Louis Van Gaal and are primed to appoint Jose Mourinho is their new manager starting from next season. BREAKING: Reports: @ManUtd sack Louis van Gaal. Updates on #SSNHQ — Sky Sports News HQ (@SkySportsNewsHQ) 23 mei 2016 As Twitter picked up the news, many were very relieved: Good riddance van gaal!! @ManUtd #welconejose — Henry Savage (@HenrySavage2) 23 mei 2016 OMG OMG Bye Van Gaal. — Kimberley Champagne (@ChampagneKimie) 23 mei 2016 Hallelujah, praise Jesus, God save the Queen 👏🏻🙌🏻 #SSNHQ #VanGaal https://t.co/6PogtiaAIv — Charlie Canadine…

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Jose Mourinho to get shocking new assistant at Manchester United

Manchester United have sacked Louis Van Gaal in order to appoint Jose Mourinho as their new manager for next season. The Portuguese has been linked with the Red Devils for months, as the Dutchman was unable to guide the club to Champions League football and fans were not pleased with the team’s performances. According to The Sun (via Bleacher Report), the coaching change at Old Trafford will have some consequences on the bench. The reports states that Ryan Giggs will turn down any coaching role under Mourinho and leave Manchester United this…

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Manchester United fans are happy with the news regarding Mourinho’s appointment [Tweets]

Suddenly everything is rosy in the lives of Manchester United fans. The Red Devils won the FA Cup after claiming an impressive 2-1 extra-time win with ten men against Crystal Palace. Shortly after their triumph, rumours started circulating that Jose Mourinho will be appointed as United manager this week. Reliable BBC journalist Dan Roan also provided his approval to the rumours and claimed that United have already agreed on a deal in principle with the Portuguese manager Current manager Louis Van Gaal has, on multiple occasions, insisted that he will be…

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Star players hand Manchester United boost to fire Louis Van Gaal, Jose Mourinho lined up

Jose Mourinho has been told by Manchester United that he is their first choice to replace Louis Van Gaal if the current manager leaves Old Trafford this summer, according to Sky Sports. The Portuguese, who has been without a job since he was sacked by Chelsea in December, has already claimed that he will be getting back into football management before the next season and has been linked with a move to Old Trafford for months. However, despite numerous reports claiming he will join the Red Devils from the start of…

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Jose Mourinho not interested in Manchester United offer

There is a new twist in the ‘Jose Mourinho to Manchester United’ saga. Reliable sports journalist Duncan Castles has claimed that the Red Devils have offered the position at the club from 2017, but the Portuguese manager is not interested in the offer. Castles is known as a close associate of Mourinho’s super-agent Jorge Mendes and has a reputation of being a spokesperson for Mourinho’s camp in the media. Manchester United have asked Jose Mourinho to replace Van Gaal as manager. In the summer of 2017. #MUFC #CFC #RMCF pic.twitter.com/Ia1DTjEdCg…

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Conflicting reports once again emerge about Jose Mourinho’s move to Manchester United

Will Jose Mourinho be in charge at Old Trafford next season? That’s the question on the lips of every Manchester United fan at the moment. And the situation has only gotten murky in the last couple of days. The Telegraph has exclusively claimed that the Portuguese manager has agreed on a deal in principle to take over the Red Devils from next season onwards. The report further claims that Mourinho has also sanctioned the transfer moves for Benfica midfielder Renato Sanches and Everton defender John Stones. However, in complete contrast to this report,…

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Jose Mourinho badly hurt Chelsea’s bid for Romelu Lukaku

Everton’s Romelu Lukaku has scored a total of 18 Premier League goals this season and has been linked with a big transfer next summer. The 22-year-old joined the Toffees from Chelsea for £28 million two years ago and has revealed he’s ready to take the next step in his career, having a desire to play Champions League football. The likes of Juventus, Manchester United, and Bayern Munich have been linked to Lukaku, but incoming Chelsea coach Antonio Conte has been said to be a fan of the Belgian, according to The…

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Jose Mourinho to sign three players at Manchester United

Jose Mourinho has already drawn up his transfer plans if he gets formally appointed at Manchester United. According to the Sun, Mourinho has approved the transfer moves for John Stones, Renato Sanches and Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Last summer, when he was in charge of Chelsea, Mourinho attempted to sign Everton defender John Stones, but the Toffees rejected all advances for their player. Benfica youngster Sanches has been strongly linked with a move to United recently and the club have supposedly scouted the Portuguese star on multiple occasions. The 18-year-old is one of the…

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Twitter is split on the latest news about Jose Mourinho’s future

Paris Saint-Germain have made an approach to Jose Mourinho to become their new manager this summer, according to Sky Sports. Only two days ago, it was reported that the Portuguese has signed a three-year deal to take over at Manchester United next season. However, various media outlets have claimed that Mourinho will take charge of the Red Devils in the summer, while others have contested that Louis Van Gaal will see out his contract at Old Trafford. Mourinho has also been linked with the job at Real Madrid, with some reports…

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Top 10 transfer crazy coaches from this century and their biggest captures

Football clubs need to spend money in order to compete for trophies. However, some clubs and managers are more likely to buy players than others. Therefore, we’re taking a look at the ten managers who have spent the most money on transfers during this century, meaning from the 2000/2001 season onwards (via Transfermarkt), including their biggest captures. 10. Mark Hughes The current Stoke City manager has coached five teams since the turn of the century. Hughes has spent a total of £328.44 million on 48 transfers, narrowly beating Brendan Rodgers for…

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Jose Mourinho denies Manchester United deal

Jose Mourinho has dismissed the rumours that he already has agreed to take charge of Manchester United in summer. Various reports have claimed that the Portuguese manager already has a deal in place to replace Louis Van Gaal at Old Trafford at the end of the current season. Mourinho insists that he doesn’t have a contract with any club. Hhowever, he remains confident of landing a job in the summer. He also revealed that he would prefer to keep working in England. He was present at the Anthony Joshua-Charles Martin…

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Manchester United got word of another good reason to sack Louis Van Gaal

Manchester United’s coaching situation is starting become one big mess, with a lot of drama. On Thursday, reputed Spanish journalist Guillem Balague gave his opinion on the current managerial situation at the Manchester club. According to the Sky man, Mourinho is confident of landing the job at Old Trafford. However, at the same time, Louis Van Gaal, who is under contract until 2017, is positive that he will see out his contract with the Red Devils. Meanwhile, United insist that no decision has been made on the former Chelsea manager’s move to the…

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Manchester United refuse to confirm Mourinho deal, Real Madrid want him back

Jose Mourinho’s supposed move to Manchester United is slowly but surely turning into a transfer saga. Every day, we are hearing conflicting stories on the Portuguese manager’s move to Old Trafford and now reputed Spanish journalist Guillem Balague has given his opinion on the current managerial situation at the Manchester club. According to Balague, Mourinho and his camp are confident of landing the job at Old Trafford. However, at the same time, Louis Van Gaal, who is under contract until 2017, is positive that he will see out his contract…

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Jose Mourinho is already drawing summer plans for Manchester United

Former Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has been strongly linked to replace Louis Van Gaal at Old Trafford in summer. However, conflicting reports on the Portuguese manager’s future have suggested that his move to the Manchester club is still far from done. Now, respected Italian journalist Fabrizio Romano has claimed that Mourinho will be taking charge of the Red Devils in the summer. He further claimed that Mourinho is already working on possible summer transfers ahead of his move to United. Romano works closely with highly reliable expert of Italian football Gianluca di…

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Van Gaal future remains unclear despite victory over Everton

With just seven games remaining in the Premier League, Manchester United find themselves a single point behind rivals Manchester City in the race for the final Champions League position. Despite their struggles throughout the campaign, United manager Louis Van Gaal is still holding onto the possibility of seeing out the final year of his contract at Old Trafford next season. With Jose Mourinho having reportedly already held talks with United officials regarding the position, many would have assumed that an announcement would be forthcoming. However, a strong end to the…

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Jose Mourinho receives a very special coaching offer

It’s still not 100 per cent certain where Jose Mourinho will coach next season. The Portuguese was sacked by Chelsea a few days before Christmas 2015 and has been the subject of many rumours since. Mourinho has been heavily linked with a move to Manchester United. The man who also coached Porto, Inter, and Real Madrid has been the favourite to take over from Louis van Gaal in the summer. There have been talks between the Portuguese’s inner circle and the Red Devils. However, no formal offer has been made by United,…

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Manchester United face shock rival for Jose Mourinho

Manchester United have been rumoured to be Jose Mourinho’s next coaching destination for several months. The Red Devils are once again having a disappointing season, ranked just sixth after 30 matchdays with 50 points. Coach Louis van Gaal has been under serious scrutiny all season long, as he’s been unable to rocket the proud Old Trafford club back to title contending status. Mourinho got sacked by Chelsea in December and has been the favourite to take over from the Dutchman in the summer. There have been talks between the Portuguese’s…

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Arsenal fans divided over Jose Mourinho’s rumours [Tweets]

Latest rumours have linked former Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho with the job at Emirates Stadium. Following reports from Spain earlier this week, journalist Duncan Castles has now claimed that the Gunners have approached the Portuguese manager via a third party to replace Arsene Wenger at the club. He writes for One World Sports: “Jose Mourinho is considering an approach to replace Arsene Wenger at Arsenal. “Mourinho was approached by a third party claiming to represent Arsenal at the beginning of this month, following successive losses to severely understrength Manchester United…

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Jose Mourinho plans to make three key signings at Manchester United

Jose Mourinho looks all set to replace Louis Van Gaal at Old Trafford next season, if the recent media speculation is to be believed. According to Italian source Gianluca Di Marzio, the Portuguese manager has already started scouting for his potential transfer signings at Manchester United. The report claims that Mourinho plans to reinforce three key positions in the Red Devils’ squad. The former Chelsea manager is said to be scouting all the major European clubs in search of a midfielder, a central defender and an efficient striker for his…

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Details of Jose Mourinho’s contract with Manchester United revealed

While everyone was still debating whether Jose Mourinho will manage Manchester United next season, a Portuguese publication has gone one step ahead and released the details of the Jose Mourinho’s contract with United. Portuguese paper Diario de Noticias (vis Sport Witness) claim that Mourinho has already agreed to a three-year contract with the Red Devils. The former Chelsea manager stands to earn £15.8 million per season at Old Trafford. He is also entitled to a £3.9 million bonus if he leads the club to Premier League success. The paper further claims that…

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Inter director: “Mourinho is going to Manchester United”

Will he join Manchester United or not? That’s been the question for months about José Mourinho. But now, there looks to be a confirmation that the Portuguese will in fact coach the Red Devils, according to Football Italia. The Special One flew in at Linate Airport on Saturday to attend Inter’s encounter with Sampdoria at the San Siro. The Nerazzurri, who were coached by Mourinho from 2008 to 2010 and famously won the treble in his final season, won 3-1 thanks to goals from Danilo D’Ambrosio, Miranda and Mauro Icardi. Only this…

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