Former Tottenham midfielder is set to lead the Spurs until the end of the season.
in the middle of last season to fulfill the fans' desire to win a trophy.
Tottenham reached the Carabao Cup final to face the Premier League leadersManchester City
, in a match that will take place in less than a week. However, Mourinho will not have the chance to win his first trophy with the Spurs, as the club recently parted ways with the Portuguese boss.
Tottenham have now confirmed in anofficial statement
that their former midfielder Ryan_Mason will take over at the club until the end of the current season.
The statement reads:
"Following the departure of Jose Mourinho, we can now confirm that Ryan Mason will take charge as interim head coach for the remainder of the season.
"Ryan will be joined by Chris Powell and Nigel Gibbs as interim assistant head coaches and Michel Vorm as interim goalkeeping coach. Ledley King will continue in his role as first-team assistant."
The north Londoner’s chairman Daniel Levy added:
"We have great belief in this squad of talented players.
"We have a cup final and six Premier League games ahead of us and we shall now focus all our energies on achieving a strong finish to the season."