Back into the Champions League, the Manchester United fans propping up the bar in the Transfer Tavern are hugely excited about the summer ahead.
The world and his wife are fully expecting Jose Mourinho to splash some serious cash over the next few months, with a move for Real Madrid superstar James Rodriguez strongly touted of late.
Still, reports from Colombia have suggested that deal may not be a goer. Though there have previously been reports that a deal could well have been close, Colombian-based journalist Carlos Antonio Vélez has other ideas on that front.
While speaking on Radio Antena 2 the journalist suggests Los Blancos chairman Florentino Perez has told the player not to read too much into the links. That’s because Jose Mourinho has reportedly opted not to make a move for the 25-year-old, instead focusing on other targets.
Clearly a wonderfully gifted player, United already boast a vast array of attacking options and the Portuguese tactician generally likes his players to boast high levels of work rate. Sadly for James, that’s not him.
Still, our resident Red Devils aren’t best pleased about this, and were hoping to see him strut his stuff at the Theatre of Dreams.