Jose Mourinho’s era as Roma coach is set to begin with the Portuguese due to touch down in the Italian capital on Friday.
“AS Roma fans, I’m about to pack my bags. See you soon,” Mourinho said in a video posted in English and Italian by the club on social media.
Mourinho’s previous stint in Italian football was with Inter Milan. He won the Italian title twice, the second victory forming part of the club’s historic treble in 2009-10, which also saw the team claim the Champions League and Coppa Italia.
Mourinho had only been out of work for 15 days after leaving Tottenham two months ago before his return to Serie A was announced on a three-year deal.
His departure from Spurs marked the first time since the early years of his managerial career in Portugal that the self-declared ‘Special One’ left a club without…