Jose Mourinho Next Club Odds: Newcastle Favored After Roma Sacking

Explore the latest odds on Jose Mourinho’s next move after his Roma departure. Newcastle leads the race at 3/1, with insights into other potential destinations in football.

Departure from Roma

Following his dismissal from AS Roma due to a recent performance slump, Jose Mourinho is on the lookout for a new managerial role. The renowned ‘Special One’ parted ways with Roma after two and a half years, leaving them at the 9th spot in Serie A.

Roma’s Recent Performance

Despite his contract lasting until June 2024, the club decided to make an early move due to a string of unfavorable results, including a Coppa Italia exit against city rivals Lazio.

Mourinho’s Track Record at Roma

Mourinho, now 60, joined Roma in 2021, securing the Europa Conference League title in his debut season. With a win rate just under 50%, having won 68 out of 138 matches, speculation arises about his next destination

Odds and Potential Destinations

Bookmaker Sky Bet quickly adjusted the odds, favoring Newcastle as Mourinho’s potential next club at 3/1. Other options include positions in the Saudi Pro League, with a 25% chance according to Sky Bet, and a 20/1 possibility on William Hill to replace Gareth Southgate as the next England manager.

Uncertainty at Newcastle

Eddie Howe’s managerial position at Newcastle seems uncertain, making it a plausible destination for Mourinho. FC Porto and Crystal Palace also emerge as contenders, each with over a 10% chance.

Global Opportunities

While a move to a Saudi club stands at 20%, joining the Portuguese national team at 16%, and a 14% likelihood of taking charge of any MLS club.

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