José Mourinho predicted to be back at Real Madrid within days

• Former president Ramón Calderón believes move is imminent
• ‘Mourinho will be the perfect shield against the unhappiness’

José Mourinho could be back in charge of Real Madrid as early as Monday, according to the club’s former president Ramón Calderón. Mourinho, sacked by Manchester United in December, has been linked with a return to the Bernabeu, with Santiago Solari’s future in doubt after Real went out of the Champions League to Ajax this week.

Mourinho spent three tempestuous seasons at Real Madrid between 2010 and 2013, winning La Liga in 2012 but also falling out with Sergio Ramos and Iker Casillas as well as his Barcelona counterpart at the time, Pep Guardiola.

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Source: The Guardian – Real Madrid