Perhaps one of the bombshells in the transfer market this week surrounds Real Madrid. The Los Blancos are already searching for a replacement for Carlo Ancelloti, who is thought to be next in line for the National Team job in Brazil.
Mundo Deportivo, as cited by Fichajes.net, claims Jose Mourinho could be one of the options for Real Madrid. This comes as the Portuguese manager is yet to sign a contract extension with AS Roma.
Although Mourinho has been linked with a move to Saudi Arabia, there’s no concrete offer on the table, and the Former Los Blancos boss’s next destination remains unknown.
Jose Mourinho would be a good fit for Real Madrid and with the current crop of players in the team. However, this could be controversial as some would not be open to the Portuguese manager taking over the top job at the Santiago Bernabeu.
That said, the reality of the situation around Carlo Ancelloti and Real Madrid’s future remains unknown. But the possibility of taking over the job in Brazil has also increased.
A short-term solution pending Xabi Alonso’s availability
Fichajes.net claims Jose Mourinho could be a short-term solution for Real Madrid pending the arrival of Xabi Alonso, who has been linked to the club recently.
The former Real Madrid star took over the job at Bayer Leverkusen and has been successful with the team.