Much like thunder and lightning will give you an indication a raging storm is not far behind, today was the day Jose Mourinho was confirmed as Manchester United manager.
— Manchester United (@ManUtd) May 27, 2016
After what has seemed like an eternity, the Red Devils confirmed the arrival of the self-proclaimed ‘Special One’ as they look for a stoic captain to guide them through the dark voyage of the post-Sir Alex era.
— Irungu Macharia (@ENGnaftali) May 27, 2016
— Fred The Red (@redfreddevil) May 27, 2016
Simply put, this is a game changer.
Personally I think Moyes deserved more time…
— Jay (@RFFH) May 26, 2016
While it remains to be seen whether or not the two parties are the most natural fit, the Manchester giants finally have someone who all but guarantees success.
— Akshay (@akshayd_mufc) May 27, 2016
Still, such is the divisive of the Portuguese, his seismic arrival at the Theatre of Dreams has proved entirely, well, divisive.
Seen someone describing the Mourinho announcement as being "of biblical proportions". Get a grip ffs#MUFC
— Nev Thompson (@nevthompson12) May 27, 2016
— Ant Dale (@Ant_Dale86) May 27, 2016
On what is likely to be a pivotal day for the club going forward, one that will looked back upon with either marvel or misery, Twitter has spoken.
And for supporters who constantly chanted "Attack Attack Attack" at Van Gaal good luck with Borinho and his cynical defensive tactics
— G (@NIGGraha) May 27, 2016
Included are the best reactions to the news today that Manchester United have employed the most notorious gun-for-hire football management has ever seen.
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