Manchester United’s head coach, Jose Mourinho’s father, Felix Mourinho has died. Felix who died on Sunday June 25th after a protracted Pneumonia and other illnesses, made more than 250 appearances as a goalkeeper for Portuguese club, Vitoria Setubal and Belenenses in his career along with one for the national team.
The Manchester United manager posted a touching black and white photo of himself as a child alongside his father on Instagram.
Felix Mourinho in his active days was first a football player before going into coaching,the same way his son, Jose is doing presently. He also managed Mourinho during the Portuguese’s early playing days as part of a 20-year career in the dugout which took in some 11 clubs.
According to reports in the Portuguese media, the funeral for Felix Mourinho is due to take place on Tuesday.