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Manchester United appoint Mourinho as manager - Sky Sports News
May 26, 2016 / 4:36 PM / a year ago

Manchester United appoint Mourinho as manager - Sky Sports News

Former Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho walks towards his house in London, May 25, 2016. REUTERS/Toby Melville

LONDON (Reuters) - Manchester United have appointed Jose Mourinho as their new manager, Sky Sports News reported on Thursday.

The 53-year-old Portuguese replaces Dutchman Louis van Gaal whose two-year reign at Old Trafford ended on Monday, two days after United lifted the FA Cup.

The self-styled “Special One”, Mourinho was sacked by Chelsea in December, ending his second spell in charge of the London club. He has also managed Porto, Inter Milan and Real Madrid.

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