Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho pauses press conference to offer condolences following Prince Philip’s death at the age of 99.
Jose Mourinho suspended his pre-game press conference on Friday to give an emotional tribute to Prince Phillip, who passed away earlier in the day.
It has been announced that the Duke of Edinburgh, Her Majesty The Queen’s husband for more than 73 years, passed away peacefully at Windsor Castle in the early hours of Friday at the age of 99.
In his pre-game press conference on Sunday at Manchester United, Tottenham manager Mourinho admitted that he has “great respect” for the royal family and that the sadness for the Duke of Edinburgh will be felt around the world.
Jose Mourinho paid tribute to the late Duke of Edinburgh in his press conference on Friday
Mourinho stopped before saying, “Sorry, I just read some sad news about Prince Philip, so I would like to express my condolences to the Royal Family and be very honest and say that I have a deep, deep, highest respect for the King have family. So my condolences.
“Not only this country will share these feelings. Because I am not English and I know that many like me have the highest respect. ‘
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