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Mourinho denies Roma exit rumors ahead of Europa League final

Mourinho denies Roma exit rumors ahead of Europa League final

On the eve of the clash against the Sevilla for the Europa League final, coach José Mourinho returned to talk about his future at Roma. The Portuguese denied that he was leaving the club and said he was focused on deciding the tournament.

“It’s a different situation with regard to Inter Milan, because they hadn’t signed with Real Madrid, but everything was done. At the moment I have nothing, there is zero contact with other clubs. Now we are only thinking about ourselves,” Mourinho said at a press conference on Tuesday.

Despite having a contract with Roma until the middle of 2024, the “Special One” was even speculated in other teams for the next season. O PSGwho is looking for a new name to replace Galtier, was named as one of those interested in the coach.

Focused on the final, Mourinho also responded to the situation of striker Paulo Dybala, who was doubtful for the decisive duel. The coach confirmed that the Argentine will be able to play “at least 20 to 30 minutes”, probably starting on the bench.

In the final Europa League It will take place this Wednesday at 4pm. Roma will seek their first competition title at the Puskás Arena, in Budapest, Hungary. Sevilla, the biggest champion of the tournament, is aiming for its seventh trophy.

Source: Gazetaesportiva