Mourinho sacked by Roma: the official announcement

“Indescribable emotion,” said the former Giallorossi captain, who directed the first training session in the afternoon. Contract for him until 30 June 2024. Mourinho leaves Trigoria amidst the applause of the fans

Jose Mourinho he is no longer the coach of Roma. The Giallorossi club announced it with a statement in which he announced “that Jose Mourinho and his technical collaborators will leave the club with immediate effect.” Mourinho was announced as the sixtieth manager in the history of Roma in May 2021.” The defeat at San Siro against Milan (3-1) on Sunday 14 January was fatal for the Portuguese coach, who achieved the Treble with Inter in 2010. The person chosen for the post-MOU post was Daniele De Rossi, for whom the official status of the new position arrived a few hours after the announcement of Mou’s dismissal. “Indescribable emotion,” said De Rossi, who directed the first training session in the afternoon. Contract until 30 June 2024.

The decision

The Special One led the team to win the Conference League in Tirana on May 25, 2022 and to the Europa League final in Budapest last season. “We thank José on behalf of all of us at AS Roma for the passion and commitment he has shown since his arrival in the Giallorossi,” said Dan and Ryan Friedkin. “We will always have great memories of his management, but we believe that, in the best interests of the Club, immediate change is necessary. We wish José and his collaborators the best for the future.” A month ago Mourinho said: “I want to stay at Roma. If it doesn’t happen, it won’t be because of my decision.” A premonition.

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The Special One’s social greeting

“Sweat, blood, tears, joy, sadness, love, brothers, history, heart, eternity”. With these words José Mourinho greets Roma and its fans on his official Instagram profile. The Special One also posted a video with a series of images of the two and a half years spent in the capital: from the victory in the Conference to the banner dedicated to him by the Curva Sud, through to the celebrations with his team.

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