Jose Mourinho finally returned to the sidelines after almost a year
out. The ‘Special One’ was appointed as the new Tottenham boss, after
the sacking of Mauricio Pochettino.
Reports, however, have claimed that European giants, Real Madrid,
offered Mourinho a hefty last-minute fee to reject the job offer.
According to a report by The Sun, Real Madrid made a last-ditch
attempt to scupper Jose Mourinho’s move to Tottenham.
Los Blancos were unwilling to see their ex-boss take over at another
top European club. Furthermore, they wanted him to remain free in case
the club hierarchy decided to sack Zinedine Zidane. The Spanish giants
offer Mourinho a £12 Million deal for the same, which was not
Speaking recently, the ex-Chelsea coach claimed that he felt right at
home at Tottenham and couldn’t think about going elsewhere:
“I’m so happy here that I couldn’t even think about the possibility to
go to another place,” Mourinho said.
“You can put now in front of me any club in the world, I would not move.”
Mourinho has begun his Spurs stint with three wins in a row. The Lily
Whites have beaten West Ham United, Olympiacos, and Bournemouth during
this period by the scorelines 3-2, 4-2, and 3-2, respectively.