No way for Jose at City

Jose MOURINHO has strongly denied he has reached an agreement to take over as manager of Manchester City at the end of the season.

A report in Spain yesterday claimed the Real Madrid boss had agreed to take over from Roberto Mancini at Eastlands this summer.

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But the Portuguese, who is under contract at the Bernabeu until 2014, firmly insisted at a press conference ahead of his side’s Primera Division match with Osasuna that was not the case.

“I deny that I or anyone on my behalf has reached an agreement with City,” the former Chelsea boss said.

“I have a contract and do not have to answer questions that have no foundation.”