The 8 most likely candidates to replace Jose Mourinho at Manchester United

Laurent Blanc

Manchester United have sacked manager Jose Mourinho after a 3-1 defeat to Liverpool on Sunday proved to be the last straw.

Mourinho, in his third season at Old Trafford, leaves the club sixth in the Premier League, a massive 19 points behind rivals and leaders Liverpool. In a turbulent campaign, the Portuguese boss has made his unhappiness with the club's transfer business clear, as well as clashing with the media.

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