Soccer – Jorge Mendes responds to Jose Mourinho Manchester United exit rumours

Soccer – Jorge Mendes responds to Jose Mourinho Manchester United exit rumours



Mourinho in this for the long-term

Jorge Mendes, the agent of Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho, has responded to ‘rumours’ suggesting the Portuguese boss could the club.

Mourinho hasn’t had the greatest time at Old Trafford this season.

He has been heavily criticised at times during the campaign and there were even suggestions he would be sacked earlier in the season.

However, results have taken a slight upturn and the performance against Arsenal on Wednesday night was impressive despite the result.

Though, questions still persist over the future of Jose Mourinho at Manchester United.

Now, his agent Jorge Mendes has issued a statement over the future of his client.

Jose Mourinho

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND – NOVEMBER 27: Jose Mourinho, Manager of Manchester United reacts during the UEFA Champions League Group H match between Manchester United and BSC Young Boys at Old Trafford on November 27, 2018 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

“The club is very happy with him”

The infamous agent has claimed that rumours suggesting Mourinho could leave Manchester United are ‘totally untrue’.

Not only that, he has given an insight into what the club think of Mourinho after this season.

According to Mendes, Mourinho is ‘very happy’ at the club but most importantly Manchester United are also ‘very happy’ with him.

Finally, he reaffirmed that Mourinho has a contract until 2020 and is ‘fully committed to the club in building a solid winning project.’.

“There have been more rumours of Jose Mourinho leaving Manchester United,” Mendes explained in a statement given to the Telegraph. 

“It’s totally untrue. José is very happy at the club and the club is very happy with him.

“He has a long-term contract with Manchester United and is fully committed to the club in building a solid winning project.”

Jose Mourinho provides Man United injury update before Fulham

Mourinho will certainly not be thinking about rumours over his future today.

That is because Manchester United will take on Fulham this weekend.

Now, the Old Trafford boss have provided an injury update ahead of the game.

Click here to see what he had to say. 




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