Belfast Telegraph

UK Website Of The Year

Jose Mourinho Jr signs scholarship deal with Fulham

Published 01/07/2016

Jose Mourinho's son has been at Chelsea and Real Madrid alongside his father
Jose Mourinho's son has been at Chelsea and Real Madrid alongside his father

Jose Mourinho's teenage son, Jose junior, has revealed he has signed a scholarship deal with Sky Bet Championship club Fulham.

The 16-year-old, a goalkeeper who has previously featured for both Chelsea and Real Madrid's youth teams - clubs managed by his father, said he has put pen to paper on a two-year contract with Fulham.

"Proud to say that I signed my two-year scholarship deal with Fulham FC... Thank you to everyone who supported me, I'll make you proud," Mourinho junior said on Instagram next to a picture of him signing the paperwork.

Manchester United boss Mourinho is busy preparing for his first season in charge at Old Trafford after signing a three-year deal to replace Louis van Gaal at the end of May.

Read More

From Belfast Telegraph