LONDON: Jose Mourinho has been named as his new coach to replace Maurizio Puccino, the club said yesterday.

Tottenham are 14th in the league and have won just three of their 12 matches, prompting the club to sack Argentine coach Maurizio and recruit Mourinho. "Jose is one of the most successful coaches," said club president Daniel Levy. in soccer".

Mourinho has not coached any team since he was sacked from Manchester United on 18 December.

"I am proud to join a club with a great legacy and passionate supporters, as well as the quality of the squad and the academy that I am interested in, and working with these players has attracted me to this ambitious project," said Mourinho.

Tottenham became the third Premier League club after Mourinho, Chelsea and Manchester United, where he led the first to win the local title on three occasions, and the second to win the League Cup and the Europa League "Yorba League), and Mourinho has already coached Porto and led to the Champions League Europe, as well as taking over Inter Milan and leading him to a historic triple in 2010 by winning the league and cup in Italy and winning the Champions League for that season.