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José Mourinho Has Admitted A Return To Serie A Could Be A Real 'Possibility'

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José Mourinho Has Admitted A Return To Serie A Could Be A Real 'Possibility'

José Mourinho has dropped a bombshell that he could make a sensational return to Serie A someday.

The Portuguese manager, 56, has not been coaching since he was axed at Manchester United last season.

But the 'Special One' has now admitted that a return to Italy could happen.

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"In the future? Always soccer, and always a high level. Italy? Could be a possibility," the ex-Real Madrid and Chelsea boss told Sky Sport Italia.

Mourinho enjoyed a successful stint at Inter Milan as his side became the first Italian team in history to capture the treble.

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The former United boss had been linked with Roma ahead of Paulo Fonseca's appointment in June.

While Mourinho could end up snubbing a return to Italy amid interest from China, he revealed that he would return to work this month.

He told French radio station RMC: "I have a lot of qualities and one of them is to respect other clubs and their management.

"I have never spoken like 'this club wanted me, they contacted me.'

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"When I left Manchester United in December, I immediately took the decision I want to work from summer. I hope to be back to work in July in a project I really like."

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Mourinho said last month that his dream would be to manage a national team and compete in the World Cup and the Euros.

But he wouldn't rule out a return to club management should the right opportunity arise.

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"Winning a fifth championship in a different country or the Champions League with a third club are things I'd like to do," he said.

"I wouldn't do it just for that. I only go where a project convinces me.

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"I want to be happy, not necessarily win, I want to be happy and I don't want to accept a proposal without being convinced of it, that's what I've always thought.

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"That's why if [a club] told me 'Today there are no conditions to win, but we want you to create the conditions to win,' then I would evaluate it."

Which club should Mourinho manage next?

Let us know in the comments.

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Topics: Football News, Jose Mourinho, Football, Manchester United, Serie A, red devils, Premier League, Special One, Old Trafford, Inter Milan

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