Such is the nature of the club these days, the Manchester United fans in the Transfer Tavern can only truly be cheered up when talking about big-money deals to help bring the glamour back to Old Trafford under Jose Mourinho.
The Red Devils propping up the bar believe the self-proclaimed ‘Special One’ is building something special at Old Trafford and will no doubt continue to spend a huge amount of money to get what he wants. So, reports from ESPN have gone down a storm amongst our United-mad punters.
They’ve revealed sources close to the Theatre of Dreams have told them the club want TWO forwards this summer as the 54-year-old plots overhaul in Manchester. The Portuguese is understood to have reservations over the capability of some of the strikers currently in his ranks, with Antoine Griezmann believed to be the priority.
Still, the buck doesn’t appear to stop with the Frenchman, with Tottenham’s Harry Kane also mentioned within the report, though is reportedly not considered to be a realistic signing at the current stage.
Either’s arrival would send the punters in the bar into dreamland as the notion of pairing them with the likes of Paul Pogba and Zlatan Ibrahimovic going forward is enough to get mouths watering.
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