Bayern Munich legend Bastian Schweinsteiger has talked up the possibility of Jose Mourinho replacing the underfire Niko Kovac as the manager at the Allianz Arena.
Bastian Schweinsteiger is a former midfielder for both Bayern Munich and Manchester United.
He talked about Jose Mourinho and Bayern Munich in a chat with top German media outlet BamS.
According to him, Jose Mourinho would be a perfect appointment for the Bavarian giants.
The ex-German international also said that Jose Mourinho was a keen follower of Bayern Munich while they were together at Manchester United.
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He played under the guidance of Jose Mourinho at Old Trafford.
Bayern Munich manager Niko Kovac is under serious pressure after the 5-1 mauling at the hands of hosts Eintracht Frankfurt during their league clash on Saturday.
Former Chelsea, Real Madrid, Inter Milan and FC Porto manager Jose Mourinho is one of several names linked with the Bayern Munich managerial job if the Bavarian giants decide to sack Niko Kovac.
Jose Mourinho has been prominent in the media industry since leaving his last managerial job at Manchester United.
The Portuguese tactician was dismissed from his role as the Manchester United manager shortly after the 3-1 loss to Liverpool in December of last year.