MX23RW : Thursday, December 5 16:55:25| >> :600:1031904:1031904:

Real Madrid squad 'relieved by Jose Mourinho's Tottenham Hotspur move'

Madrid squad 'relieved by Mourinho's Spurs move'
© Reuters
Members of Real Madrid's first-team squad are allegedly 'relieved' that Jose Mourinho has moved to Tottenham Hotspur, which rules out an imminent return to the Bernabeu.

Members of Real Madrid's first-team squad are allegedly pleased to see Jose Mourinho appointed as the new head coach of Tottenham Hotspur.

Less than 12 hours after Spurs officially parted ways with Mauricio Pochettino, Mourinho was confirmed as the Argentine's replacement on a three-and-a-half-year deal.

The beginning of Mourinho's third spell at a Premier League outfit comes just weeks after the Portuguese was linked with a second spell at Real.

However, according to Sport, several high-profile names at the Bernabeu were not in favour of the 56-year-old returning to Los Blancos.

The report claims that the likes of Sergio Ramos will 'now breathe easier' after Mourinho secured another position in English football.

Between 2010 and 2013, Mourinho won one La Liga and one Copa del Rey while boss of the Spanish giants.

body check tags ::

Jose Mourinho future - Click here for more stories

Click here for more stories about Jose Mourinho

Click here for more stories about Tottenham Hotspur

Share this article now:
Instagram - Follow Sports Mole
Jose Mourinho looks at his watch prior to the Champions League group game between Juventus and Manchester United on November 7, 2018
Read Next:
Jose Mourinho "couldn't be happier" to be in charge of Spurs
>
Sports Mole Logo
Enter your email address to subscribe to Sports Mole's free match previews newsletter! Updates are sent twice a week.

Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Liverpool15141037142343
2Leicester CityLeicester1511223592635
3Manchester CityMan City15102343172632
4Chelsea159243021929
5Wolverhampton WanderersWolves155822117423
6Manchester UnitedMan Utd155642318521
7Crystal Palace156361418-421
8Tottenham HotspurSpurs155552523220
9Sheffield UnitedSheff Utd144731713419
10Arsenal144732021-119
11Burnley155372124-318
12Bournemouth154471821-316
13West Ham UnitedWest Ham154471725-816
14Newcastle UnitedNewcastle144461322-916
15Aston Villa154382224-215
16Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton144371621-515
17Southampton154381733-1615
18Everton154291627-1114
19Norwich CityNorwich1532101632-1611
20Watford15159930-218

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!