Our Manchester United fans here in the Transfer Tavern are still buzzing with the signature of Nemanja Matic from Chelsea.
Many of our punters couldn’t believe Chelsea let Matic go, especially to a major rival but, nevertheless United haven’t looked back since. Indeed, Jose Mourinho likes to play people who he trusts, our landlord believes it wouldn’t be a surprise to see the Portuguese to go back to Stamford Bridge to poach further players from his recent title-winning side.
Antonio Conte has rubbed a couple of the Chelsea boys up the wrong way, Diego Costa being the prime example as the Spaniard has now been shown the exit door.
With that in mind, our barman believes Mourinho is keeping close tabs on proceedings at the Bridge and readying some bids this January to aid his latest title challenge. Indeed, our regulars think these former players could soon follow the Matic on the move to Old Trafford…