Sport Mourinho sacked by Spurs days out from final
Mourinho hits back at Solskjaer's 'trophies are for egos' jibe
Solskjaer warned against provocation from Mourinho's team and claimed Anthony Martial was 'conned' by Erik Lamela into getting sent off when Spurs thrashed United 6-1 at Old Trafford.Solskjaer warned against provocation from Mourinho's team and claimed Anthony Martial was 'conned' by Erik Lamela into getting sent off when Spurs thrashed United 6-1 at Old Trafford in October.
Tottenham has sacked managerjust a day after announcing that it would partake in the controversial proposed .
With the, Mourinho was let go after a disappointing second half of the Premier League season which has seen Spurs slide down the table.
Mourinho's sacking comes despite the club's Carabao Cup final against Manchester City being just a week away.
According to The Telegraph, first-team coaches Ryan Mason and Chris Powell will be in charge of the team for the remainder of the season.
Roy Keane and Jamie Redknapp clash on Sky Sports duty AGAIN over Spurs
Jamie Redknapp and Roy Keane were involved in another tense war of words on Sky Sports' Super Sunday programme talking about Tottenham's decline from title challengers. Redknapp's former club Spurs take on Keane's old employers Manchester United in Sunday's Premier League action and both Sky Sports pundits were present in north London for build-up of the game. The argument between the pair started during a debate at the beginning of the programme about a potential softness in this Tottenham side, with Keane saying there has been a fragile side to Spurs 'over the last 40 years'.
Tottenham confirmed the news in a club statement in which Chairman Daniel Levy paid tribute to the outgoing Mourinho.
"Jose and his coaching staff have been with us through some of our most challenging times as a club," Levy said.
"Jose is a true professional who showed enormous resilience during the pandemic. On a personal level I have enjoyed working with him and regret that things have not worked out as we both had envisaged.
"He will always be welcome here and we should like to thank him and his coaching staff for their contribution."
Along with Mourinho, his coaching staff of Joao Sacramento, Nuno Santos, Carlos Lalin and Giovanne Cerra were all relieved of their duties.
Mourinho took over in November 2019 after the sensational sacking of popular manager Mauricio Pochettino, just months after he took Spurs to the UEFA Champions League final.
He leaves the club having managed in just 86 matches with a winning percentage of 51.16 per cent, the lowest success rate of his managerial career since he managed to win just 45 per cent of his matches as Uniao de Leiria manager in 2001-02.
Who are the winners from Jose Mourinho's Tottenham sacking? .
There would have been a few Tottenham players who read Paul Pogba's quotes last week about the perils of working with Jose Mourinho while nodding their head in agreement. And with the Portuguese boss now discarded, yet another new dawn will be rising at Tottenham next season with a new manager at the helm.Whoever that man is, there will be a number of players surveying the scene at Hotspur Way this week and feeling a fresh sense of optimism at what lies ahead. Sportsmail has a look at the winners at Spurs in the aftermath of Mourinho's departure.