The Leicester City coach admitted he’s looking forward to facing off against the Portuguese tactician next season in the Premier League and gushed praise onto the Man United boss.
Leicester face United in the Community Shield at Wembley early next month ahead of the defence of their Premier League title.
The addition of the likes of Mourinho, Antonio Conte and Pep Guardiola to the league will make it a tough task to defend for the Foxes but Ranieri is embracing the challenge.
And when asked about Mourinho, he predicted a Fergie-esque impact at the club.
‘He may become the new Sir Alex Ferguson,’ he told Italian newspaper Gazzetta dello Sport.
‘He will not stay in Manchester for 26 years, but he will leave his mark.
SOURCE: Metro UK
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