Jose Mourinho has been sacked as Tottenham coach after being in charged of the team for 17 years. According to reports, Ryan Mason and Chris Powell will be temporary in charge until a new permanent manager is appointed.
Chairman Daniel Levy said: “Jose and his coaching staff have been with us through some of our most challenging times as a club 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.”
Tottenham play Southampton on Wednesday with the club five points off the Champions League places.
Mourinho’s coaching staff – Joao Sacramento, Nuno Santos, Carlos Lalin and Giovanni Cerra – have also all been relieved of their duties.
— Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) April 19, 2021