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Despite winning FA Cup, Manchester United set to announce Jose Mourinho as manager

Despite winning the FA Cup 2-1 over Crystal Palace on Saturday, Manchester United is set to replace manager Louis van Gaal with ex-Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho, according to BBC Sport.

The club plans on announcing the move early next week.

Mourinho has been out of a job since getting sacked by Chelsea in December, but he has been linked with the Man U job for months. Mourinho watched his Chelsea team struggle to retain the same form that saw them win the Premier League in the 2014-15 season, in what became one of the worst title defenses in league history.

Manchester United is in desperate need of a tune-up as well, having missed out on the Champions League for the second time in three seasons.

Mourinho will head to Manchester with a lofty resume. He won three league titles in his two spells with the Blues. He also led Porto and Inter Milan to Champions League victories in 2004 and 2010 respectively.

Yet, the 53-year-old Portuguese manager dubbed “The Special One” was run out of Chelsea this season after players were fed up with his inability to relate to the team, and fans were tired of his excuses and stubbornness.

The Red Devils have failed to nail down a permanent manager since Sir Alex Ferguson retired in 2013 after leading the team for more than 26 years.

Can Mourinho, a guy known for moving from club to club be the guy? It appears we’re about to find out.

http://sports.yahoo.com/news/manchester-united-set-appoint-jose-212700065.html

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32 comments

  1. Are you Manchester United fans?

  2. Business bad man done show

  3. Man u is trying to had fuel to the fire

  4. Are they the first team to announce him? Outside Portugal, he has never lasted up to 4 seasons in any club.

  5. Lolzz he will sale dem all including mata

  6. I fear dat man , is a WARY

  7. Special one arrival to man United will promote the club

  8. I think he can do better

  9. The greatest enemy of manUnited fans becoming their coach. Football is misery

  10. it will very interesting season 2016-17
    klopp pep conte José Wenger ranieri

  11. He has been demystified. Let him humble himself or the Man U players will also sack him. Football is team work , the coach inclusive.

  12. Jose is no magician. He will also go the way of Van Gaal.

  13. Welcome to man utd jose. Haters fuck u.

  14. na bad move…COA…crisis on arrival!

  15. There is nothing special in FA cup if teams like Gunners can win it,the serious ones goes for Champions league and premier.

  16. after he left England couples of yrs he came bak to Chelsea again en won d premier league for Chelsea d man deserved it jooor

  17. THE SOUL OF ALEX FERGUSON HAS LEFT MAN U…..WORSE STILL IT’S NOW THE CASE OF JUMPING FROM FRY PAN TO THE F**KIN FIRE.

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