Chelsea transfer news: Mourinho’s hopes of moving to Euro giants boosted as coach admits uncertainty over future

Posted by

Rumours linking Jose Mourinho with a move to Paris Saint-Germain have been lent weight after Laurent Blanc’s agent has admitted that his client’s future remains up in the air.

PSG were recently reported to have opened contract talks with World Cup winner Blanc, but as yet, no deal has been struck, leading to continued speculation about the coach’s future.

Blanc, nicknamed Le President, has enjoyed great success at PSG, winning two Ligue 1 titles, the French Cup and the French League Cup. His side look on course to win another French title this season, having amassed a considerable points lead over their title rivals.

However, doubts remain over Blanc, with some questioning whether he boasts the character to manage the various high-profile characters at the Parc des Princes.

Chelsea transfer news: Could Blanc’s potential exit open the door for Mourinho?

Laurent Blanc unfazed by not being Paris Saint-Germain first choice manager - video

Subsequently, Mourinho—whose own future at troubled Chelsearemains in doubt—has been tipped as a potential replacement for the former Bordeaux coach.

Blanc’s agent Jean-Pierre Bernes, speaking to Telefoot [as per Le 10 Sport], has admitted that his client’s future remains in doubt.

Video: Arsenal & Man City target bags double, but his wife will decide where he moves in January
DAMNING Chicharito showing PROVES that van Gaal’s getting it wrong at Manchester United
Liverpool, Barcelona face surprise transfer competition; contact made with South American striker

“He’s at the end of his contract,” Bernes admitted, “and therefore the door is open to many things, although it’s important to remember that Paris is a club that he loves.

“We’re not too far away (to an agreement),” he continued, “but we need (more) discussions, negotiations…it takes a bit of time.”

More Stories Jose Mourinho Laurent Blanc