Jose Mourinho has secured his first job since being sacked as Manchester United coach after joining BeIN Sports as a pundit.
The broadcaster announced on Thursday that ‘the Special One’ will be an analyst for Chelsea’s Premier League trip to Arsenal on January 19 as well as Qatar and Saudi Arabia’s Asian Cup group-stage tie on January 17 on the Qatari channel’s broadcasts in the Middle East and North Africa.
Mourinho was sacked by Manchester United in December as the club perform in her worst start season since 1990, though he won 3 trophies during the 2years and 6months period at Old Trafford
Jose Mourinho still remains one of the greatest football managers of all time, and we hope that his professional analysis and charismatic personality will be enjoyed by our millions of viewers, a spokesman said.
Mourinho had been linked with a return to former club Benfica after the Lisbon giants fired coach Rui Vitoria last week, but the 55-year-old told Correio da Manha earlier on Thursday that he would not take the job. “I don’t have any intention of coming back to work in PortugalPortugal,” he told the newspaper. “I’m fine at the moment.”