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Jose Mourinho's father Felix dies aged 79

Jose Mourinho's father Felix dies aged 79

- Manchester United gaffer Jose Mourinho has lost his beloved father

- Felix Mourinho died aged 79 after battling against ill health for months

- The funeral is expected to take place on Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Manchester United coach Jose Mourinho is currently in a devastating and sad mood following the death of his beloved father Felix.

NAIJ.com understands that the legendary goalkeeper had battled against ill health since the year 2017 before he finally passed-on aged 79.

Jose Manuel Mourinho Felix made more than 250 appearances as a goalkeeper for Vitoria Setubal and Belenenses in his career along with one for the national team.

Jose Mourinho's father Felix dies

Jose Mourinho's father Felix dies

He also managed Mourinho during the Portuguese’s early playing days as part of a 20-year career in the dugout which took in some 11 clubs.

The Manchester United manager however posted a touching black and white photo of himself as a child alongside his father on Instagram.

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