JOSE Mourinho’s pierce to Manchester United might have strike a obstacle with new papers divulgence Chelsea still has a reason on him.
The European Union’s Intellectual Property Office database confirms that “Jose Mourinho” is purebred as a heading of Chelsea Football Club Limited, according to The Independent.
The focus was perceived in Mar 2005, during a Portuguese coach’s initial deteriorate during a club.
It was purebred a following year and Chelsea’s tenure of a name is usually due to end in 2025.
Mourinho’s name is copyright underneath 5 classes of products for use on products like aftershave, calculators, shawls and cigarette holders.
The 53-year-old’s signature is also copyright by Chelsea, carrying been purebred in Jan 2006.
However, Manchester United believes it is set to endorse Mourinho’s appointment in a entrance days, with both parties carrying concluded his income and a length of his contract.
The trademarking of his name was not a separator to him handling possibly of those clubs
Sports counsel Jake Cohen initial lifted a rights emanate on Twitter.
For Mourinho, picture rights value millions. Potentially difficult by fact that Chelsea owns heading to his name! https://t.co/FQ7BboZaz6
— Jake Cohen (@JakeFCohen) May 25, 2016
Since 2006, Mourinho has left Chelsea twice and taken assign of both Internazionale and Real Madrid.
Since Alex Ferguson stepped down in 2013, Manchester United has had 3 managers in David Moyes, Ryan Giggs and Louis outpost Gaal.