Man United fans here in the Football Transfer Tavern will take any chance they can get to poke fun at their noisy neighbours, and news has made it’s way to the bar here that has given them some brand new material.
According to reports in The Mirror, Jose Mourinho is plotting a move for Palmeiras striker and Man City target, Gabriel Jesus.
Brazilian website, Globo (via The Mirror) are claiming that the Red Devils are prepared to offer €35m for the 19-year-old, an improvement upon Guardiola’s offer of €32m.
The Sao Paulo man has scored 11 goals in 14 appearances in the league so far this season chipping in with three assists along the way.
Next season is shaping up to be something quite special and our Landlord reckons that every club will want to do all they can to increase the advantage over their opponents before the window shuts.
United fans, we want to hear from you! Would Jesus be a good addition to your side? Would the fact that you beat City to their man make it a better signing? Let us know below…
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