Manchester United board refuse to back Jose Mourinho over £90m Thomas Lemar transfer

Manchester United have cleared the way for Arsenal or Liverpool to sign Thomas Lemar (Picture: Getty)

Manchester United have cooled their interest in Monaco ace Thomas Lemar after Jose Mourinho‘s board baulked at the Frenchman’s £90million price tag.

The Red Devils spent £145million last summer on Romelu Lukaku, Nemanja Matic and Victor Lindelof but Mourinho resented his club’s refusal to meet Inter Milan’s £50m asking price for Ivan Perisic.

United have sorely missed a creative wide man this term and Mourinho wants to rectify that in the next two transfer windows.

Lemar, 22, is being chased by Liverpool and Arsenal but Mourinho believes he could provide United with… Read the full story

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