Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has reportedly told the club to offer £100 million for Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale .
Per Sky Sports News, the Special One publicly declared their pursuit of the Wales international was over: Sky Sports News BREAKING Jose Mourinho says it’s ‘game over’ in @ManUtd’s pursuit of Gareth Bale after the 2-1 defeat to @realmadriden in Super Cup. #SSN https://t.co/WWvDrPoAk1 2017-8-8 21:33:37 However, The Sun ‘s Alan Nixon exclusively reported Mourinho “privately feels an agreement can still be reached” and held “top-level talks” with executive vice-president Ed Woodward on Wednesday.
United are said to be able to offer Bale £500,000 per week after getting Wayne Rooney and Zlatan Ibrahimovic off their wage bill this summer.
The Welshman’s time in Spain has been littered with success, per Squawka Football: Squawka Football Gareth Bale has now won 9 trophies in 4 years at Real Madrid: 🏆🏆🏆 Champions League 🏆🏆🏆 Super Cup 🏆 Club World Cup 🏆 Copa del Rey 🏆 LaLiga https://t.co/pUvhxMKi5a 2017-8-8 21:23:19 Bale has made 151 appearances for Los Blancos since joining from Tottenham Hotspur in 2013, and he has contributed 67 goals and 52 assists in that time.
However, he struggled for form and particularly fitness last […]