Lineker reacts to Mourinho's MOTD job application

The former Tottenham Hotspur and England striker has issued a response to the Chelsea manager's latest quotes…

When Jose Mourinho calls the curtain down on his already illustrious managerial career at the grand old age of 75, there will be a post-coaching tenure available for him at the BBC, on their flagship football round-up programme; Match of the Day.

Quipping to the media recently that there were no Chelsea man on television to defend the club, while there are a plethora of former Liverpool players, Mourinho mentioned that it will be up to him to do the job once he finishes with the Blues in a brace of decades. A revelation that MOTD anchor Gary Lineker was swift to respond to on social media, with the simple words: 'You're in!'

In the sake of clarity, Lineker also attempted to correct Mourinho by stating that there were a group of pundits who had, at one time or another, been employed by the Stamford Bridge upper brass…

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