José Mourinho has entered into a three-year contract with AS Roma, which will last until June 30, 2024.
After his dismissal from Tottenham, José Mourinho will bounce back in Italy. He does not return to Inter Milan, the Portuguese coach commits to Roma, he who will begin his new role before the 2021-2022 campaign. “We are delighted to welcome José Mourinho to the AS Roma family,” said club president Dan Friedkin and vice-president Ryan Friedkin. “A great champion who has won trophies at all levels, José will bring tremendous leadership and experience to our ambitious project,” reads the official website of the transalpine club.
“An important step for Roma”
“José’s appointment is an important step in building a long-term and consistent winning culture across the club. Mourinho, 58, is one of the finest coaches in football, having won 25 major trophies to date in his career. Passed by FC Porto, Chelsea, Inter Milan, Real Madrid, Manchester United and Tottenham, the “Special One is no longer to be presented. “Thank you to the Friedkin family for choosing me to lead this great club and be part of their vision“Said Mourinho. “I immediately understood the full extent of their ambitions for AS Roma. It is the same ambition and the same dynamism that have always inspired me ”.