"Mourinho is a great coach and Ibrahimovic is one of the best strikers in the world, but right now I must first report to Pachuca
and then see what happens."
There was no final hurrah as Mexican side CF Pachuca
thrashed home team Al Jazira 4-1 in the Fifa Club World Cup UAE 2017 third-place match at the Zayed Sports City Stadium on Saturday night.
Under overcast conditions, Pachuca
's Uruguayan winger Jonathan Urretaviscaya, nicknamed Rayo (Lightning) struck to put the visitors in the lead in the first half.
Defenders: Jose Javier Abella (Santos Laguna), Erick Aguirre (Pachuca
), Cesar Montes (Monterrey), Carlos Salcedo (Chivas), Jordan Silva (Toluca), Jorge Torres Nilo (Tigres)
opened up well and zipped the ball about in positive manner.
"I love playing for Pachuca
and it will be an honour to be captain of Mexico when the World Cup starts."
The Magpies have games scheduled against Raja Casablanca and Olympique Lyonnais and could face Mexican outfit Pachuca
, Swansea City or La Liga's Malaga.
striker Enner Valencia is undergoing a medical at West Ham, Post Sport understands.