Register Login Scores


Mourinho's Four-Man Real Madrid Wish List Revealed?

Before Zinedine Zidane was announced as Real Madrid coach, Jose Mourinho was heavily linked with the Los Blancos job. His four-man transfer wish list had he taken over at the Spanish giants has now reportedly now revealed.

Tired of reading? Click through the mini-gallery above to see which four names were on Mourinho's reported Real wish list!

Mourinho was considered by many to be the favourite to take over from Santiago Solari, with the Daily Telegraph even suggesting the Portuguese was "almost 100%" certain to be the next Los Blancos boss.

It is also believed that, although Mourinho never spoke directly with club president Florentino Perez about the job, talks took place via intermediaries.

Watch: Giggs: Bale made a scapegoat at Real

The Portuguese was understood to be keen on returning to his former club, and even had a transfer wish list of four players he wanted to sign for Real, according to El Chiringuito.

It has been claimed that Mourinho wanted to take four Premier League superstars with him to Madrid, namely: David de Gea, Virgil van Dijk, Harry Kane and Christian Eriksen.

However, in the end, it was Zidane – not Mourinho – who returned for a second spell at the club.

The Frenchman was announced as the new Los Blancos boss on Monday, and will now be in charge of the squad revamp, with many big names such as Kylian Mbappe and Eden Hazard being linked with a transfer to Real.

Read: Real Transfer Rumours: Five In, Five Out Under Zidane?

Zidane's first game in charge in his second spell will be a home clash against Celta Vigo on Saturday, and the Spanish giants will be looking to end a run of four successive defeats at the Santiago Bernabeu.

Do you think Real made the right decision in seemingly snubbing Mourinho for Zidane? Have your say in the comments section below.


Messi Reaches Incredible Personal Milestone


Top 5

Pitso Reveals What 'Angry' Zwane Said After Sub

56 Feb 15, 2020 07:30 PM in Mamelodi Sundowns

The Highest-Paid Players In Europe Revealed

8 Feb 11, 2020 07:14 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

New Bucs Star: My First Day Was…  

17 Feb 13, 2020 10:47 AM in Orlando Pirates

The 10 Richest Clubs In The World Revealed

32 Jan 14, 2020 12:27 PM in World News

Chiefs Ban – 7 Big Decisions…

68 Feb 13, 2020 12:18 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Chiefs Ban – 7 Big Decisions…

68 Feb 13, 2020 12:18 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

What's Happening With Lebese In The USA?

11 Feb 12, 2020 12:59 PM in Players Abroad

Inside Chiefs: All Smiles Despite FIFA Drama

52 Feb 13, 2020 02:03 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Pitso Reveals What 'Angry' Zwane Said After Sub

55 Feb 15, 2020 07:30 PM in Mamelodi Sundowns

Manyisa Gears Up To Unveil Incredible R670k Sports Car

4 Feb 14, 2020 11:30 AM in Show Me The Money

Kaizer Chiefs = ‘A Movement’

42 Feb 13, 2020 07:00 AM in Kaizer Chiefs

The 10 Richest Footballers In The World

28 Nov 24, 2019 07:17 PM in World News

‘Zinnbauer Has Helped Us Alot’

10 Feb 13, 2020 09:08 AM in Orlando Pirates

9 Players Who Left Barca Because Of Messi

29 Nov 03, 2019 10:21 AM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Update On Another Absa Prem Signing…

2 Feb 13, 2020 10:01 AM in PSL