It’s been no secret that Jose Mourinho is keen to team up once more with Willian.
And it’s no secret that Barcelona are also keen on Chelsea’s Brazilian winger.
Now the 29-year-old has reportedly been subject of a third offer from the Spanish giants, worth in the region of £55million.
According to Sky Sports, Los Cules are continuing to push for the player, and have made a renewed bid.
Will Mourinho and United make their own move to take him to Old Trafford?
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Ander Herrera wants Man United ready for “war”
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Manchester United must prove they are up for the “fights and wars” in the Premier League if they are to have any chance of winning the title, according to Ander Herrera, writes David McDonnell in LA.
The Old Trafford giants slipped up against against Stoke, Huddersfield, Newcastle, West Brom and Brighton last season, as local rivals Manchester City clinched the title from them by a record 19-point margin.
As the new campaign began with a friendly in the USA, midfielder Herrera conceded Jose Mourinho’s side cannot afford to repeat that if they are serious about being champions for the first time since Sir Alex Ferguson retired in 2013.
“We have to be at least as good as we were last season in the league, but try to make less mistakes,” said Herrera. “When I say mistakes, I mean games like Huddersfield away, West Brom at home. I have respect for those teams, but we should have won.
Mourinho has already decided the Man United defence that will start season
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Manchester United have 20 days remaining to further strengthen but Jose Mourinho is all set to miss out on the centre-half he wanted this summer.
And that means he has already decided upon the back four that will kick off the season against Leicester City on August 10.