Photo: Jose Mourinho’s son sends message to the Manchester United boss

Jose Mourinho's son, Jose Junior, had a message for his father after Manchester United's win on Wednesday

Jose Mourinho’s son has taken to social media to pay tribute to the Manchester United manager after the Red Devils’ derby victory over Manchester City on Wednesday night.

The Portuguese coach has found himself under pressure at Old Trafford in recent weeks following a disappointing run of form for the Red Devils.

United were thrashed 4-0 by Mourinho’s old club Chelsea in the Premier League on Sunday to leave the Red Devils with just two Premier League points from the last nine available.

Mourinho guided United back to winning ways as Juan Mata secured a 1-0 win over Manchester City in the fourth round of the EFL Cup on Wednesday night.

And Mourinho’s son, Jose Junior, posted a tribute to his father after the result.

Jose Junior shared the picture above of himself and his dad on his Instagram account and wrote: “My teacher, my mentor, my idol…”

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Manchester United return to Premier League action on Saturday with a home clash against Burnley.

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