Mourinho sacking costs Manchester United £19.6million

Sacking Jose Mourinho cost Manchester United £19.6million, the Premier League club have revealed in their latest financial results. That sum, which is listed under ‘exceptional items’ in the accounts, includes pay-outs for the five members of Mourinho’s staff who left with him on December 18. It is less than was reported in some quarters but […]

Jose Mourinho insists he is ‘too young’ to retire

Jose Mourinho says he is ‘too young’ to consider retirement and insists he still belongs at the top level of football. He was sacked as Manchester United manager during December, with the team going on to since win six straight matches under caretaker boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Mourinho, though, has no intentions of letting United […]

Jose Mourinho breaks silence on Manchester United sacking

Jose Mourinho has revealed he felt ‘immensely proud’ to wear the Manchester United badge. He issued a statement to the media following his sacking as United manager on Tuesday. He said: ‘I have been immensely proud to wear the badge of Manchester United since the first day I arrived, and I believe all United supporters […]

Solskjaer appointed Manchester United caretaker manager

Former Manchester United player Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has been confirmed as the club’s caretaker manager until the end of the season. The Norwegian coach replaces Jose Mourinho who was sacked by United on Tuesday. Solskjaer made 366 appearances for United between 1996 and 2007. The 45-year-old will be joined by former Old Trafford coaching assistant Mike […]

Mourinho praises Man Utd players after Arsenal draw

Jose Mourinho has praised the ‘big soul’ of his Manchester United side in their 2-2 draw with Arsenal. After a positive opening by United, David De Gea allowed Shkodran Mustafi’s header to slip through his hands, with Ander Herrera failing to clear in time on the line. Arsenal’s second goal on Wednesday night saw Marcos […]