Los Meringues are 13 points behind archrivals Barcelona in La Liga and, with Sir Alex Ferguson earlier suggesting that Mourinho would be the ideal candidate to replace him at Manchester United, Spanish daily Marca added one and one and got three, reporting that the Portuguese coach was on his way.
“Am I leaving Real Madrid? There's no truth in this story. I do not want to say anything more about it,” Mourinho said in response.
“Ask [club president] Florentino Perez whether he's satisfied with my work. There is no problem. I don't have to tell you guys what I discuss with the president.”