Jose Mourinho Signs Manchester United Contract Extension to 2020
Manchester United coach Jose Mourinho has marked an agreement expansion that will keep him at the club until no less than 2020.
Mourinho, 54, Signed a three-year deal to assume control from Louis van Gaal in 2016 yet has broadened it by a further year with the alternative of an additional a year.
The Portuguese won the EFL Cup, FA Community Shield and Europa League in 2016-17 and has the club in second place in the Premier League behind Manchester City.
“I am extremely respected and glad to be Manchester United director,” Mourinho told the club site. “I might want to state a major thank you to the proprietors and to Mr. Woodward for the acknowledgment of my diligent work and devotion. I am pleased they feel and assume that I am the correct director for this awesome club for a long time to come.
“We have set elevated requirements – winning three trophies in a single season – however those are the gauges I anticipate that my groups will go for. We are making the conditions for a splendid and effective future for Manchester United.
“My much appreciated, obviously, go to my staff and to my players; without their sympathy and fellowship this wouldn’t be conceivable. I cherish my players and it is a delight to realize that we will be as one for in any event the following three years.
“Furthermore, I can’t complete without expressing gratitude toward the fans for their help and for influencing me to feel at home so rapidly. I rehash, to be Manchester United supervisor is a respect each day and I am extremely glad.”
United CEO Ed Woodward included: “Jose has just accomplished an extraordinary contract as Manchester United supervisor and I am pleased that he has consented to expand his dedication until no less than 2020. His work rate and polished methodology are excellent and he has grasped the club’s want to advance best quality youthful players to the primary group.
“He has brought a vitality and a feeling of reason to everything that he does and I am certain that will keep on bringing comes about for the fans and the club.”