Jose Mourinho has been appointed as new Tottenham’s Manager
Tottenham have confirmed the appointment of Mourinho as their new manager on a contract that will last untill 2023.
The Portuguese and The former Manchester United coach, Mourinho has been out of job since December 2018 when he was sacked by the Red Devils, and the three-time Premier League winner has made it know to the public, why he decided to accept the Spurs offer.
“I am excited to be joining a club with such a great heritage and such passionate supporters,” He said in a club statement.
“The quality in both the squad and the academy excites me, working with these players is what has attracted me.”
The special one, as he is popularly known is not a stranger to London, having coached the Blues for more than five years, where he won the domestic title three times across two separate stints.
And Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy has emphasized that Mourinho’s strong track record of silverware has made him the best choice for the job, to succeed Pocettino, who had been at the worst form since 2014.
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“In Jose, we have one of the most successful managers in footbal,” said Levy.
“He has a wealth of experience, can insspire teams and is a great tactician. He has won honors at every club he has coached”
We believe he will bring energy and belief to the dressing room.”
Besides his Premier League success, the 56-year old Portuguese has also won the Champions League twice, while he was in Porto and Inter respectively.
Despite been dismissed from Old Trafford in December 2018, Mourinho still managed to bring the Europa League and Carabao Cup during his stay with the Red Devils.
The former Real Madrid boss will make his debut as the new Tottenham’s coach against West Ham in the Premier League on Saturday, while it’s expected the Portuguese will watch over his first training session later on Wednesday.
Mauricio Pochettino was sacked by Tottenham due to his poor start so far this 2019-2020 season.
Currently, Looking at the League table so far, Spur sit in the 14th place, having won just three times out of their 12 league games, meanwhile, they have suffered a 7-2 defeat in the hands of Bayern Munich in their Champions league meeting.