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Sir Alex Ferguson meets Jose Mourinho in Paris ahead of Chelsea-PSG match

The former Manchester United manager was seen with Mourinho ahead of Chelsea's Champions League encounter with PSG in Paris

Ferguson and Mourinho has been close friends since 2004

Sir Alex Ferguson flew down to Paris to pay good friend Jose Mourinho a visit ahead of Chelsea’s Champions League tie against Paris Saint-Germain. Ferguson was photographed going into the L’Hotel Du Collectionneur in Paris where the Chelsea squad are staying.

The two managers have shared a friendly relationship since 2004 after the Portuguese coach knocked out Ferguson’s Manchester United side en-route to winning the UEFA Champions League with Porto.

The two have remained close friends ever since despite their professional rivalry and the Scott is said to be a great admirer of Mourinho.

Jose Mourinho’s Chelsea will be taking on Paris Saint-Germain in the first leg of the UEFA Champions League round-of-16 tie. Mourinho, who is looking to win the tournament with Chelsea, will be aiming to become the first manager to win the Champions League with three different clubs; having already won it with Porto (2004) and Inter Milan (2010).

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