The Manchester United fans in the Transfer Tavern this week are discussing why Jose Mourinho would be silly to not to go all out for Tottenham full-back Danny Rose, in a swap deal that could see Luke Shaw go the other way.
Having been heavily linked with a move to Man United last summer, the Tottenham left-back looked destined to be on his way out of White Hart Lane, especially after his outburst in a summer interview. The England international was fined and forced to give a public apology following it and, the Spurs fans in the bar didn’t take to well to his comments after he criticised the club.
Despite not playing for the majority of the year due to a knee injury, Mourinho is still keen on bringing the Doncaster born player back up North. Indeed, the reports also suggest that Pochettino is only willing to let Rose go in exchange for United flop Shaw, who has had a torrid time at Old Trafford.
Mourinho would want the pacey left back, as that’s been a problem area for the Red Devils since he arrived at Old Trafford, but our landlord reckons the Portuguese would massively regret not making the move for the England international for these two reasons…
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