New Tottenham Hotspur head coach Jose Mourinho has previously heaped praise on Sporting CP midfielder Bruno Fernandes, claiming that the player 'has it all.'
The former Manchester United and Chelsea boss was appointed as head coach of the north London side early on Wednesday, following the shock sacking of Mauricio Pochettino the night before.
The Portuguese coach had been out of management since he departed Manchester United in December 2018, but he has now put pen to paper on a deal that will run until 2023 at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. With the January transfer window just around the corner, he may look towards the market to help bolster his squad.
One player that Spurs were heavily linked with in the summer was Sporting CP's Fernandes, with
This could please new head coach Mourinho, who has previously spoken very highly of the 25-year-old.
“I was surprised by the season of Bruno Fernandes," he told Eleven Sports in the summer, as relayed by the Mirror.
“It was easy to predict quality, he is a very good player, but scored a very high number of goals for a midfield player.
Fernandes was in scintillating form last
It remains to be seen whether the former Chelsea manager will look to make a move for the player in January, but it appears clear that he is a fan of his.