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Leonardo: I wanted Chelsea boss Mourinho at PSG

Departing PSG football chief Leonardo admits he wanted Jose Mourinho to replace Carlo Ancelotti.

In the end, Laurent Blanc succeeded Ancelotti as coach over the summer.

But Leonardo revealed: "I wanted Jose Mourinho, but he was already committed to Chelsea.

"Laurent was free and was part of a short list, but we had already set the situation with Carlo."

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