The summer transfer window had the Manchester United fans in the Transfer Tavern ordering the champagne on ice.
Paul Pogba followed Zlatan Ibrahimovic who followed Jose Mourinho. Delightful for the Red Devils.
Still, the insatiable nature of the proverbial transfer rumour mill has the Old Trafford goers chomping at the bit for further rumours and reports.
Well, thanks to a story from Italian outlet Calcio Mercato, that’s exactly what they’ve been served up.
They claim Jose Mourinho is already casting his eye over Sporting Lisbon ace William Carvalho in the build-up to the January transfer window.
The 24-year-old midfielder has never seen his stock higher after helping Portugal win Euro 2016 and is thought to be of interest.
Though the engine room is pretty packed out as it is at the Theatre of Dreams, the bruiser could see interest from his compatriot as they attempt to pry him away from the Portuguese capital.
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