Manchester United Agree Shock Move For Chelsea Midfielder Nemanja Matic - 4 years ago
Manchester United have agreed a deal with Chelsea midfielder, Nemanja Matic, according to reports. Man Utd close in on Matic as they agree fee with Chelsea The Red Devils have been linked with a number of targets this summer as Jose Mourinho plans to bolster his squad ahead of next season after helping them to Europa League success. It is understood that the United boss views Matic as one of his targets to reinforce his squad this summer and have approached the Blues about the possibility of signing the midfield anchorman after agreeing personal terms with the player. Reports in the Daily star have it that Manchester United have agreed a deal worth £150,000-a-week for the midfielder and have entered negotiations with Chelsea over the deal. Matic has been an integral part of Chelsea squad since he returned to Stamford Bridge, churning out solid displays alongside N’Golo Kante to help them win the Premier League last season. It is understood that Jose Mourinho wants to bring in another midfielder to consolidate the efforts of Paul Pogba and Ander Herrera next season and believes Matic who was one of his trusted players during his second stint at the Stamford Bridge, could be an ideal option for United.