Manchester United fans in the Transfer Tavern gathered in their masses today to watch a crucial clash with Chelsea, whilst they discussed reports that a former boss of the Blues will take charge of the Red Devils next season.
The Independent states that Jose Mourinho is growing increasingly confident that he will take charge of Manchester United for the next season, having been out of a job since being sacked from Chelsea in December.
United are under intense pressure to appoint a world-class boss to succeed the underperforming Louis Van Gaal following the sensational news that Pep Guardiola will be arriving in the Premier League this summer.
The Red Devils have held recent discussions with Mourinho’s entourage and are confident that the Old Trafford side are ready to offer Mourinho a way back into English football, where his reputation took a huge dent following a abysmal first-half of the season with Chelsea.
Our landlord isn’t sure that Mourinho would be the right boss for United but feels that the appointment of Pep Guardiola across the City has pushed them into a difficult position.
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