Manchester United News: Mourinho wants to sign two players

United have signed three players this summer.


Manchester United are linked with a couple of players as it is believed that Jose Mourinho is keen to land both of the players at Old Trafford next season. United managed to fill most of their gaps this summer but United boss is still eyeing for some potential replacements of some players.

United are eyeing a move for Real Madrid defensive midfielder Casemiro, as Don Balon reports.

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Casemiro joined Real from Sao Paulo in 2013

United are also reported to offer him a monumental wage package to lure him away at red half of Manchester. Mourinho rates him highly and that is why he is prepared to hand him a £290,000 a week wage, a similar salary to their record signing Paul Pogba. But Zinedine Zidane recently described him as a fundamental part of the squad and the Brazilian himself is pretty settled at Santiago Bernabeu.

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Casemiro has won three Champions League titles with Real Madrid

But to land Casemiro, United will have to fight with PSG, who are also keeping a close eye on his situation.

Manchester United are also linked with Benfica defender Alex Grimaldo and it says that Mourinho has given the green signal to sign the left back, according to reports in Portugal.

Metro reported that United boss has got plenty of positive references from his Portuguese sources and now us ready to sign the player. Grimaldo joined Benfica from Barcelona and since has grown in statures. The 22 year old Spanish will replace Luke Shaw as Mourinho wants to off load the once England sensation.

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Grimaldo in action against Vitoria

Luke Shaw joined United in a hefty price from Southampton but his injuries have halted his progress. In this season he has only made one EFL Cup appearance and reports suggest that he will be allowed to leave the club.


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