Barcelona superstar Neymar to join Jose Mourinho at Manchester United?

Barcelona superstar Neymar to join Jose Mourinho at Manchester United?

Manchester United gaffer Jose Mourinho has reportedly been calling Barcelona super star forward Neymar with an attempt to bring the Brazilian international to Old trafford next season.

According to the report, Mourinho's numerous calls is to convince the 25-year-old to dump the Spanish giants in the summer.

Barcelona superstar to join Jose Mourinho at Manchester United?

Barcelona superstar Neymar

It was also stated in the report that the phone calls between Neymar and Mourinho have been going on for weeks as the Portuguese manager has been explaining how the transfer would benefit the forward's career and allow him to develop as a player.

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Neymar has been linked with a move to Old Trafford in the past, particularly following last summer's legal troubles with the Spanish government over alleged tax evasion - he will now stand trial after losing an appeal.

Barcelona superstar to join Jose Mourinho at Manchester United?

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho

The Brazilian was pictured in London recently after a difficult week in Barcelona - which featured an unconvincing win at home to Leganes following a Champions League thrashing at the hands of Paris Saint-Germain.

With the club's captain Wayne Rooney on the verge of leaving the club in the summer, Mourinho sees Neymar as a perfect fit for United with the manager concerned over the team's over-reliance on Zlatan Ibrahimovic for goals.

Source: Sports.naij.com

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