Official: Mourinho appointed as Manchester United manager

Official: Mourinho appointed as Manchester United manager

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Manchester United have appointed Jose Mourinho as their new manager, according to a Sky Sports News report.

The 53-year-old Portuguese replaces Dutchman Louis van Gaal whose two-year reign at Old Trafford ended on Monday, two days after United lifted the FA Cup.

The self-styled “Special One”, Mourinho has had two previous stints in the Premier League and has been out of work since parting company with Chelsea in December 2015, ending his second spell in charge of the London club. He has also managed Porto, Inter Milan and Real Madrid.

Manchester United are however yet to make an official statement

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