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Jose Mourinho Photos: coach’s first day at new club, Manchester United

On his first day at the Manchester United office, Mourinho was shown round Carrington by Bobby Charlton and Ed Woodward.

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Jose Mourinho and Ed Woodward play

Jose Mourinho and Ed Woodward

(Man Utd via Getty Images )

New Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho took in the clubs training ground on Monday, MAY 30.

After months of speculations, Mourinho was announced as the new Manchester United coach replacing Louis van Gaal who was sacked just after winning the FA Cup.

Jose Mourinho and Ed Woodward play Jose Mourinho and Ed Woodward (Man Utd via Getty Images )

 

On his first day at the Manchester United office, the Portuguese coach was shown round the facilities by club legend, Bobby Charlton and executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward.

Jose Mourinho, Bobby Charlton and Ed Woodward play Jose Mourinho was shown around United's training ground by Bobby Charlton and Ed Woodward (Man Utd via Getty Images )

On his first day in office, the 53-year-old manager oversaw the contract extension of young striker Marcus Rashford and promising defender Cameron Borthwick-Jackson.

Veteran midfielder Michael Carrick has also been offered a one-year deal to remain in his squad.

 

Mourinho according to Daily Mail, met Charlton on the edge of the Carrington car park and the pair greeted each other warmly.

Charlton according to reports, had wanted club hero, Ryan Giggs to take over from Van Gaal instead of Mourinho.

Jose Mourinho and Ed Woodward play Jose Mourinho and Ed Woodward will be working together to bring in new players (Man Utd via Getty Images )

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As he settles in his new job, Mourinho along with Woodward will kick off their move in the transfer window.

Jose Mourinho play

Jose Mourinho

(Man Utd via Getty Images )

 

The coach is interested in Roma defender Kostas Manolas and Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez.

Nemanja Matic, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang are also targets.

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