‘I do not know’: Mourinho feedback on his relationship with Levy amid reviews of job menace
Forward of Tottenham Hotspur’s Europa League conflict in opposition to Wolfsberger AC, Jose Mourinho has described his relationship with membership chairman, Daniel Levy.
Spurs are going via a poor run of type in the intervening time. Their newest 2-1 defeat in opposition to West Ham within the Premier League was their fifth in six matches.
The Telegraph lined an Unique the place they claimed that Mr Levy may make a drastic determination to sack Mourinho if the outcomes don’t enhance.
The report claimed that the Spurs boss has been given the subsequent 12 days to show their fortunes round.
Failing to take action may see the tip of the Portuguese’s tenure on the membership, with RB Leipzig boss Julian Nagelsmann rising “on the high of a listing of targets” to exchange Mourinho if the dismal run of type continues.
Nonetheless, Mourinho has stated that his relationship with Levy has remained the identical because it was since day one, and that it’s of mutual respect.
Mourinho stated (h/t Soccer London): “My relationship is similar since day one which is one in all respect and open communication. We respect one another. There isn’t a contradiction between us as a result of we each really feel the identical. I consider all of us really feel the identical emotions. No person is joyful, no one is depressed and all people feels we’re going to do higher.
“I don’t know if debt is the precise phrase. What I really feel to Mr Levy is what I really feel in each membership I’ve labored in. I wish to give happiness to everybody, the chairman, the gamers, the followers, all people related to the membership. I really feel one in all them and I wish to give happiness to them. I don’t change.”
Spurs are heading in the right direction to progress to the final 16 of the Europa League in opposition to Wolfsberger. They’re main 4-1 from the primary leg performed in a impartial venue in Budapest.
It doesn’t make sense to sack Mourinho in the course of the season, as Nagelsmann or Brendan Rodgers (one other potential goal) is unlikely to hitch now.