'England have a reason to be optimistic' - Jose Mourinho

Ross Houston
July 18, 2018

He became the most expensive signing in Ajax's history and the Dutchman has expressed his delight at returning to his boyhood club, where he progressed through the ranks before moving to Manchester United in 2014. But the trio are just to provide backup options to the squad.

Get the latest World Cup news updates. But Tottenham's high asking price halted talks between the clubs.

Shaw has committed himself to a dedicated training regime this summer to silence the critics who made fun of his appearance at the end of last season.

The club have signed Diogo Dalot and Fred so far this summer, missing out on reported targets such as Willian and Ivan Perisic due to their prolonged involvements at the World Cup in Russian Federation. They are said to be preparing a £92 million joint bid to sign them this summer.

Their performances seem to have caught the eyes of Jose Mourinho. And the Portuguese is now considering the possibility of bringing him to the Old Trafford this summer.

However, the other notable player to not be flying to the States does have a move away from Manchester United on the cards.

"Manchester United wanted to offer Anthony a contract extension and don't want him to leave", Lamboley said last month.

The attacking pair starred for Croatia in their historic World Cup run that saw them finish as runners-up to France on Sunday. He scored a double in the DFB Pokal Final to deny Bayern Munich a league double.

The rest of the squad, without the club's World Cup players, departed on Sunday.

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