And sacking him at the current moment in time would mean Spurs having to cough up roughly half of that number in compensation.
There’s still a chance Tottenham could win trophies this season, with the club through to the final of the EFL Cup and in the last 16 of the Europa League.
And Mourinho is set to be granted a stay, for the time being, despite Levy admiring both Brendan Rodgers and Julian Nagelsmann behind the scenes.
Meanwhile, Sky Sports pundit Jamie Carragher has savaged Mourinho and Tottenham – hitting out at the club for their negative style of football.
“They are on a run of losing four out of five Premier League games and have just gone out of the FA Cup,” Carragher told Monday Night Football.