• Jose Mourinho to be confirmed as Manchester United manager on £10m, three-year deal

    Jose Mourinho to be confirmed as Manchester United manager on £10m, three-year deal

    Manchester United will confirm the appointment of Jose Mourinho on Thursday after negotiating a £10m-a-year, three-year contract with the former Chelsea manager.

    Following two days of talks between United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward and Mourinho’s advisor, Jorge Mendes, the 53-year-old will be officially announced as Old Trafford’s third manager in three years on Thursday following the dismissal of Louis van Gaal in the wake of the club’s FA Cup success at the weekend.

    And Mourinho will earn double the £5m-a-year salary paid […]