The Daily Mail report that having been fully paid off on leaving United, he would be free to take the Bernabeu hot seat once again. Although he was able to win a total of three trophies in the two-and-half years he spent as a manager in the club. His contract was calculated until July 2020.
United, meanwhile, have rediscovered their form since replacing the "Special One" with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
The sacked-Manchester United boss, 55, is set to appear on screen for the first time since his firing as an analyst at the Asian Cup.
In the same interview, Mourinho also talked about Manchester United.
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Jose Mourinho has spoken on what the future holds for him following his recent sacking from Manchester United and refused to rule out a return to Inter.
"If any professional - a manager or a player - is wanted by a former club, it means we did something positive", he told Correo da Manha, as quoted by ESPN.
Now out of work, Mourinho has been quite highly sought-after, with as many as four clubs making an offer to him, most prominently being Benfica.
Former Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho feels delighted to have been linked with a return to either Real Madrid or Inter Milan. "At the moment, I'm fine as I am", Mourinho added.
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After Benfica sacked Rui Vitoria, president Luis Filipe Vieira suggested Mourinho, who started his managerial career with a brief stint at the club, was a top target.
"I have learned that, when you leave a club, you don't go around talking about it, you don't wash your dirty laundry in public".
"The other thing I have learned is to respect the clubs who want me and those who don't want me".
In the meantime, Mourinho has lined up a stint working as a pundit with beIN Sports in Qatar, where he will cover the upcoming Asian Cup.
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