Here is the latest Manchester United transfer news and gossip.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has backed Jose Mourinho to succeed at Manchester United amid reports suggesting they’re both set for roles at Old Trafford. The Sweden international has been heavily linked with Man United since the announcement of his exit from Paris Saint-Germain and will be available on a free transfer this summer.
The agent of Atletico Madrid’s Antoine Griezmann, Eric Olhats, claims the forward could leave the Spanish club this summer. Griezmann has scored 32 goals in 53 appearances for Atletico this season and his form is said to have attracted interest from the likes of Chelsea and Man United.
Chelsea winger Willian has backed Mourinho to strengthen United next season once he is appointed as manager. Mourinho has been in talks with United chiefs and has allegedly agreed £10m deal to replace Louis van Gaal at Old Trafford, there were complications with his deal due to conflicting sponsorships between him and Man United as well as the issue of Chelsea owning image rights to his name, but the contract has finally been finalised.