Man Utd boss sees best time to launch moves to secure double deal

Manchester United must improve the quality and depth of the squad if they are to match Manchester City and challenge for the Premier League title.

Jose Mourinho has been interested in Real Madrid stars like Gareth Bale and Raphael Varane for quite some time and as per latest reports, the Portuguese boss could move to sign the duo this summer.

According to Don Balon, the departure of Zidane can change a lot at the Bernabeu and in this case, Mourinho wants to take advantage to get his hands on the above mentioned Los Blanos players.

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The Spanish source have mentioned that the former Chelsea boss sees now as the best time to launch moves to sign the quality duo from the reigning European champions.

Gareth Bale has been injury prone in the past two seasons but when fit, the Welsh international has proved to be one of the best playmakers around.

After the Champions League final, the former Tottenham star hinted that he could leave Real Madrid but things might change for him after Zidane’s exit.

As far as Varane is concerned, Jose Mourinho lured the French international when he was in charge of Real Madrid and the defender has improved a lot over the years. As per the provided Don Balon link, Mourinho is wiling to do anything to sign the Les Bleus center half.