The announcement of John Terry leaving Chelsea at the end of the season had been a long time coming for many Chelsea punters here in the Transfer Tavern.
The former England captain has struggled for playing time since Antonio Conte took over the club as manager at the beginning of the season, having made only five starts for the Blues all season.
Terry has fallen down the pecking order dramatically at Stamford Bridge over the past eight months, now finding himself behind David Luiz, Gary Cahill, Cesar Azpilicueta and Kurt Zouma, all of whom are preferred in Conte’s 3-4-3 formation that was implemented in the early stages of the season.
Since the announcement of his intent to leave come May, rumours have of course been flying with regards to his potential destination over the summer.
One of the more interesting of those however is the potential of a controversial move to Old Trafford to be re-united with his former boss Jose Mourinho.
The pair worked together for both of the Portuguese’s spells at the Blues between 2004 and 2015.
Our resident United fans at the Transfer Tavern think that a move to Old Trafford could be perfect for both club and player, and here are THREE reasons why …