ALVARO MORATA’S move to Manchester United could be completed TODAY, according to reports in Spain.
After Real Madrid rejected a £70million bid for the Spanish striker on Wednesday , Jose Mourinho increased his offer by £5m to land his top target. Alvaro Morata is close to completing a move to Manchester United Jose Mourinho increased his offer by £5m to £75MILLION Los Blancos president Florentino Perez had been holding out for £80m, but could be willing to meet in the middle.
Spanish newspaper Marca reported overnight that the offer could be accepted ‘in the next few hours’.
Morata is desperate to move to Old Trafford , where he knows he will be first choice.
The striker, 24, scored 20 goals last season as Zinedine Zidane’s team won the Spanish title and the Champions League – but Morata started just 18 matches.
Mourinho wants a deal in place before his squad fly out to the US for their pre-season tour early next week.Morata remains on his honeymoon with new wife Alice Campello, but his father, Alfonso, and agent Juanma Lopez, have all but agreed personal terms with United . Morata is currently on his honeymoon but is ready to fly back for a […]