Jose Mourinho is on the verge of signing a contract extension that will keep him at Manchester United until 2021, Sky Sports News understands.
Mourinho is currently midway through the three-year deal he signed when he succeeded Louis van Gaal in May 2016. That contract expires in June 2019.
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It is believed talks between Mourinho’s agent Jorge Mendes and United’s hierarchy over a new contract began in October.