Mourinho extends contract at United until at least 2020
MANCHESTER, England (AP):
JosÈ Mourinho has extended his contract at Manchester United, tying him to the English Premier League club until at least 2020.
United announced the new deal for its manager yesterday.
Mourinho was hired in 2016 on a three-year deal with the option of an extra 12 months. In his first year in charge, he won the League Cup and the Europa League.
The Portuguese coach says that he is delighted the owners "feel and trust that I am the right manager for this great club for the foreseeable future."
Mourinho also has the option to stay for a further year.