Mourinho is Tottenham head-coach who takes over from his predecessor, Mauricio Pochettino was sacked barely 24 hours ago. In a publication on the football club’s website, Tottenham said We are delighted to announce the appointment of Jose Mourinho as Head Coach on a contract that runs until the end of the 2022/23 season.
Jose is one of the world’s most accomplished managers having won 25 senior trophies. He is renowned for his tactical prowess and has managed FC Porto, Inter Milan, Chelsea, Real Madrid and Manchester United. He has won a domestic title in a record four different countries (Portugal, England, Italy and Spain) and is one of only three managers to have won the UEFA Champions League twice with two clubs, FC Porto in 2004 and Inter Milan in 2010. He is also a three-time Premier League Champion with Chelsea (2005, 2006, 2015).
Commenting on the appointment, Chairman Daniel Levy said: “In Jose we have one of the most successful managers in football. He has a wealth of experience, can inspire teams and is a great tactician. He has won honours at every club he has coached. We believe he will bring energy and belief to the dressing room.”
Speaking on his appointment, Jose said: “I am excited to be joining a Club with such a great heritage and such passionate supporters. The quality in both the squad and the academy excites me. Working with these players is what has attracted me.”
NewsGhana24 sports desk earlier on published that, the special one, Jose Mourinho stood tall and was the favourate to take over after the team sacked its coach.
Mourinho is Tottenham head-coach and as the new incoming manager, he has a big task ahead. He will have do work with the players at his disposal until the January window opens then he can think of bring in players he beleives will help him succeed with his new job.