Manchester United has Offered a €100million (£92m) bid for Real Madrid forward, Gareth Bale.
Don Balon Spanish publication, reports that manager Jose Mourinho has become desperate to land the Welsh winger and has sanctioned a big offer for the player to Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane over their pursuit of Gareth Bale despite the Welsh international being booed by the Bernabeu crowd on Sunday night.
Spain have suggested that the Reds have made a £92m bid for the 28-year-old winger with manager Jose Mourinho keen on Bale. But Zidane is adamant he doesn’t want to sell.
“He’s a key player in the squad,” he said after the La Liga match in Madrid.
“Gareth is Gareth. We keep working hard and we rely on Gareth, just as is the case with the other players.
“Gareth’s situation is good. He had scoring opportunities but did not convert them. We’re going to keep working on this. Zidane said”.
he summer 2017 transfer window shuts on Thursday night with United manager Jose Mourinho still one player short of the four he wanted to bring in.
The Reds have already brought in Romelu Lukaku, Nemanja Matic and Victor Lindelof for close to £150m. Mourinho said he’d be happy with the three and wouldn’t put pressure on executive vice chairman Ed Woodward to complete his wish list.
Mourinho said at the end of last season, that he wanted four new faces. But United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward, has only been able to bring in Romelu Lukaku, Nemanja Matic and Victor Lindelof in the close season.
It is believed the last player is a left winger, with United also heavily linked with Inter Milan’s Ivan Perisic.