Chelsea fans react on Twitter to Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United appointment

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Former Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has been appointed the new Manchester United manager.

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho

Chelsea fans have taken to social networking site Twitter to give their reaction to the appointment of Jose Mourinho as the Manchester United manager.

Mourinho has been appointed as the new United boss following the dismissal of Louis van Gaal.

The former FC Porto and Inter Milan boss has signed a three-year contract with the Red Devils with an option to stay at Old Trafford until at least 2020.

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho

The Portuguese had been without a managerial job since December 2015 when he left Chelsea following a run of disappointing results in the Premier League.

The former Real Madrid boss guided the London outfit to the Premier League title during the 2014-15 campaign, but things did not work out according to plan this past season.

Meanwhile, United won the FA Cup under Van Gaal this past season, but the Red Devils failed to finish in the top four of the Premier League.

Former Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho leaves his house in London

Mourinho is a legend at Chelsea, having led the Blues to two successive league titles in his first spell as manager at Stamford Bridge.

Chelsea fans have taken to Twitter to have their say on the appointment of Mourinho as the United manager.

Below are some of the best comments:

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