Mourinho insists he was never in the running to succeed Fergie at Old Trafford because he had already told the Scotsman he was ¬≠coming back to Chelsea.
Mourinho said: ‚ÄúI knew Sir Alex was retiring many months ago. Why? Because we are friends. So if I am his friend to know he is ¬≠going to retire, he is also my friend to know that the club I want to coach in England is Chelsea.