Life’s pretty good for the Manchester United fans in the Transfer Tavern right now.
Jose Mourinho, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Paul Pogba are among the faces through the door at Old Trafford, with the new era kicking off with a win over Bournemouth.
Now, the Red Devils propping up the bar could have further things to shout about this evening following reports from Duncan Castles.
The notable journalist claims that reported target, and Southampton skipper, Jose Fonte has asked his club to honour a gentleman’s agreement.
— Duncan Castles (@DuncanCastles) August 14, 2016
While the Portuguese defender is not thought to have a release clause in his deal on the South Coast, there is said to be an agreement that allows him to discuss a potential move should he receive a better offer.
With Mourinho understood to be keen on adding an experienced central defender to his ranks, he has been linked with an £8m move for the EURO 2016 winner.
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