Roma manager Paulo Fonsecaye has confirmed he will leave the club at the end of the season. Jose Mourinho.
Mourinho, 58, was out of action following his departure from Tottenham Hotspur last month, but is now set to take over the Italian capital before the new season.
The former Manchester United and Chelsea manager has previously ruled Italy, leading Inter Milan to back-to-back league titles and the 2010 treble.
A statement from Roma stated: “We are delighted to announce that the club have announced that they have agreed a new coach for Jose Mourinho ahead of the 2021-22 season.”
Fonseca’s departure leaves the Italian side without a win in six games, including a 6-2 defeat at Old Trafford last week. Fonseca will take over for Roma in the second leg against United.
At the break, Roma beat United 2-1 at half-time Europa League The first half of the semi-finals, however, went on to the Consent five times after the break.
Falling means Roma have already been knocked out of the Europa League ahead of the second leg on Thursday night.
Roma will need to win at least four goals if they have any chance of reaching the final in Gadansk later this month, but lost again at the weekend with a 2-0 defeat at Sampdoria.
The defeat left Roma unbeaten for the sixth time in a row, with Fonseca confirming their place in front of United ahead of the second leg.
“The club’s head coach, Paulo Fonseca, can confirm that he will be leaving at the end of the season,” read a statement on the club’s social media account on Tuesday morning.
Roma are seventh in Serie A with four games to go, but are already in contention for the Champions League qualifiers and will miss out on the Europa League if Napoli get another point in those games.