Mourinho Conte

Mourinho impressed, wants €74,000-a-week star signing for Man Utd

Manchester United improved the quality of their offense by securing the signature of Chilean international Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal in the winter transfer window.

The Red Devils are now looking to further strengthen their attack and Xherdan Shaqiri is in the lime light.

According to an exclusive report covered by The Sun, Manchester United want to sign the Swiss international from Stoke City, who will allow the player to leave for just £12million after getting relegated.

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The British source have mentioned that Jose Mourinho has followed the performances of the former Bayern Munich player at the World Cup, he has been impressed and is looking to make a move to bring him to Old Trafford.

Shaqiri made his senior international debut back in 2010 and he has always been fantastic for Switzerland. So far, in 74 caps, he has directly contributed in 40 goals.

Last season, for the Potters, he played 36 games in the Premier League, scored 8 goals and provided 7 assists.

Shaqiri’s current contract with the Championship club will expire in 2020 and he earns (Mirror Sport) £65,000-a-week (€74,000-a-week).