Roma confirmed that Jose Mourinho is the club’s new head coach
Jose Mourinho was sacked by Tottenham Hotspur six days before the Carabao Cup final. Spurs lost the final 1-0 to Manchester City.
The reason why Jose was sacked is because he raised his voice against the idea of European Super League, proposed by Florentino Perez.
That could be Spurs biggest mistake but Roma didn’t miss the chance of signing ‘The Special One’. Jose will lead Roma in the fresh new season.
Mourinho will return to Serie A for the first time since leading Inter Milan to the European treble in 2009/10.
“We are thrilled and delighted to welcome Jose Mourinho into the AS Roma family,” club president Dan Friedkin said.
“A great champion who has won trophies at every level, Jose will provide tremendous leadership and experience to our ambitious project.”
“After meetings with the ownership and Tiago Pinto, I immediately understood the full extent of their ambitions for AS Roma,” Mourinho said.
“It is the same ambition and drive that has always motivated me and together we want to build a winning project over the upcoming years.
“The incredible passion of the Roma fans convinced me to accept the job and I cannot wait to start next season.”
Mourinho has signed a three year contract with Roma. His contract will the Italian club will expire in 2023. Wishing a good luck to ‘The Special One’.