Register Login Scores

Man Utd Target Confirms Interest In Mourinho Reunion

A Manchester United target, who featured at the 2018 FIFA World Cup, has confirmed he would be interested in working with his former manager Jose Mourinho again.

Reports: Man Utd & Chelsea Set For Late Swap Deal

Brazil international Willian and the Portuguese tactician shared some success during their time together at Chelsea, lifting the Premier League title on two occasions together.

Reports suggest that the winger is one of Mourinho's primary targets in this transfer window, and the 29-year-old has now admitted he would like to play under him again at some point.

"Mourinho is the best manager I have ever worked with. We have a good relationship, we are friends," Willian told ESPN Brasil.

"Sometimes we talk, we text, we send messages to each other via WhatsApp. He is a great manager, and I really enjoyed working with him. I hope I can work with him again someday."

Willian also stated that he is not aware of any official offers being made for him, and insisted he is fully committed to Chelsea.

"I do not know if there was any official bid (from United), but some things have happened," he added.

"Also, everything comes out on the internet, too. However, Mourinho talks to my agent all the time, and he says 'bring him, bring him'. No, he has never called me, but he always sends me text messages.

"But I am very happy at Chelsea, and I want to stay in the club. I also like living in London, it is an amazing city, and my family is well adapted. So yeah, I intend to stay at Chelsea."

Reports: Real Target Tells Chelsea He Wants To Leave

Do you think we may see a late deadline bid for Willian from United? Have your say in the comments section below. 


Gallery: Real Unveil 2018/19 Third Kit


Top 5

Bucs Miss Out On Silveware As Baroka Make History In TKO

502 Dec 08, 2018 08:57 PM in Telkom Knockout

PSL Star Named Among World's Best Goalkeepers In 2018

27 Dec 05, 2018 06:32 PM in African Football

Final 2018 Ballon d'Or Ranking Revealed, Messi Only Fifth

15 Dec 04, 2018 09:27 AM in Ballon d’Or

Banyana's World Cup Group Revealed

24 Dec 08, 2018 07:49 PM in Banyana

PSL Star Named Among World's Best Goalkeepers In 2018

27 Dec 05, 2018 06:32 PM in African Football

Chiefs Announce New Coach To Replace Solinas

347 Dec 07, 2018 07:28 PM in PSL

Krol On Whether He Has Been Approached For Chiefs…

56 Dec 05, 2018 07:25 PM in Siyagobhoza

Gallery: Heartbreak For Bucs As Baroka Celebrate TKO Triumph

74 Dec 09, 2018 09:01 AM in Telkom Knockout

Gabuza Off The Mark As Bucs Progress In Champions League

48 Dec 05, 2018 03:58 PM in CAF Champions League

Middendorp's Points Per Game Record In SA

18 Dec 08, 2018 01:02 PM in PSL

Zlatan Snubs CR7 For His Best All-Time XI

6 Dec 03, 2018 01:55 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Why Chiefs Opted Against Carteron

93 Dec 08, 2018 09:51 AM in Siyagobhoza

Downs & Bafana Stars Nominated For CAF African Player Of the Year

9 Nov 30, 2018 10:03 AM in African Football

Mosimane: It’s A Thorn In The Flesh

12 Dec 07, 2018 02:30 PM in CAF Champions League