Manchester ‘United boss , Jose Mourinho buries dad in Setubal

Mourinho carries the coffin (Photo: SOLARPIX.COM)

Manchester United coach, has  laid his late father,Jose Manuel Mourinho Felix who passed away on sunday at the age of 79 on to rest  in Setubal

A church service was held upon the Manchester United boss’ arrival in Portugal and was seen carrying the coffin into the church.

Hundreds of mourners lined the streets of Setubal for the service.

Mourinho, who was joined by his wife and daughter Matilde, was consoled by mourners outside the church.

The coffin was draped with the flags of the two clubs Felix played for – Vitoria Setubal and Belenenses.

Over the weekend, Mourinho shared a touching black-and-white image of himself as a young boy with his father.

Manchester United and the Portuguese football federation also paid their respects.

Mourinho’s father made over 270 appearances during his playing career with Vitoria Setubal and Belenenses.

He also won one international cap for Portugal.