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Social media has had its say on that matter, too - what some hilarious memes being shared about 'The Special One'.
The Portuguese manager was only recently sacked as Spurs boss and appeared set for an extended break in the game.
However, he will make a swift to management with Roma - taking charge ahead of 2021/22 campaign.
Jose Mourinho has sensationally been announced as the new A.S. Roma manager for the 2021-22 season... :astonished::astonished:
Here's what their fans can look forward to from the Special One... :joy: pic.twitter.com/x4HPUQXNGw
- SPORTbible (@sportbible) May 4, 2021
Roma announced the departure of Paulo Fonseca this morning, with the 48-year-old set to leave the club at the end of the season.
But they waited little time in announcing the arrival of Mourinho, who has chosen to almost immediately return to football following his exit from Spurs.
Roma were beaten 6-2 by Manchester United in the first leg of their Europa League semi-final last week and the Italians will need a miracle to overturn the aggregate score to reach the final in Gdansk.
Twitter, of course, has had its say on the matter, too - with hundreds of hilarious reactions and memes piling in.
Mourinho certainly loves a new job, doesn't he?
Jose Mourinho at the job centre... #ASRoma pic.twitter.com/eV5xPoH9Sk
- FourFourTwo (@FourFourTwo) May 4, 2021
Smalling and Mkhitaryan seeing Mourinho will be their manager from next seasonpic.twitter.com/wVRBgezUGT
- Troll Football (@TrollFootball) May 4, 2021
Mourinho does have a special knack for being sacked, doesn't he?
Jose Mourinho waiting to get sacked from Roma pic.twitter.com/SWfJNt8VrM
- HoofBall FC (@parkthebus8989) May 4, 2021
Roma players will have his unique way of managing to look forward to.
Mourinho signed for Roma... :sob:
Let's bring this back to the TL.... The man is really working his legacy in to the ground pic.twitter.com/vcCbZlVvYA
- :flag_nl: (@SimplyMarceI) May 4, 2021
Will we see more of this from Mourinho at Roma?
Jose Mourinho when he wins Roma the Europa Conference League next season... :trophy:pic.twitter.com/y8UitH6KAx
- The Sack Race (@thesackrace) May 4, 2021
Grab the popcorn, Roma vs Inter Milan is going to be a very interesting fixture next season.
Jose Mourinho back in Serie A, is it?- Planet Football (@planetfutebol) May 4, 2021
Here's an incredibly relaxed and quietly menacing Antonio Conte repeatedly calling him a "little man" back in January 2018.
Inter v Roma is going to be a lot of fun next season...pic.twitter.com/9rxcE9lcpO
Will this be the vibe of Mourinho when he links up again with Smalling and Mkhitaryan?
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