Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Jose Plays WAITING Game ; MOURINHO BELIEVES HE WILL BE NEW REDS BOSS - IF VAN GAAL MISSES OUT ON TOP FOUR

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Jose Plays WAITING Game ; MOURINHO BELIEVES HE WILL BE NEW REDS BOSS - IF VAN GAAL MISSES OUT ON TOP FOUR

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JOSE Mourinho is convinced he will become the next United manager - unless Louis van Gaal seals Champions League qualification.

Mourinho's agent, Jorge Mendes, is understood to have touched base with United executive vicechairman Ed Woodward earlier this week to seek clarification over developments on the managerial situation at Old Trafford.

M.E.N. Sport understands Mourinho is 'satisfied' with the latest updates and, while he has not been guaranteed the United job, he believes he will inherit the position he was overlooked for in 2013.

Mourinho was rattled at the weekend over Van Gaal's admission he helped prepare the club's pre-season tour schedule in China and reports he is working on deals for potential signings in the summer transfer window.

United's successive league wins against City and Everton have also caused the Portuguese consternation as the club attempts to avoid top four failure for the second time in three seasons. …

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