Antoine Griezmann to Manchester United: Jose Mourinho speaks out about summer swoop


Speaking following United's Europa League final triumph, the 31-year-old revealed he plans to make a decision on his future in the next fortnight.

However, Everton boss Ronald Koeman has expressed his interest in Rooney's services, whose last appearance for the Red Devils appears likely to be his late cameo against Ajax Amsterdam in last Wednesday's Europa League final victory.

Marcus Rashford says the Manchester United players channelled their emotions in Stockholm, in the wake of the terror attack back home, to claim the UEFA Europa League title.

"First of all Manchester is a working class city and it has fantastic people there", said the 75-year-old Scot, who began his working life in the Glasgow shipyards.

United forward Rooney has suggested that Jose Mourinho's side have had a better season than Tottenham.

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GETTY Man Utd want to sign Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann this summer

'I don't care about football for a month, ' he told Sky Sports F1. We know we've got the players capable of winning the league but it didn't happen - we've had to play through the Europa League to get to the Champions League.

After spending millions to sign the likes of Pogba, Eric Bailly and Mkhitaryan, finishing sixth in the English Premier League was never going to be good enough.

In connection with the return to Champions League guide "Manchester United" will allocate for transfers of 200 million pounds.

"I want to dedicate the trophy to the victims", the Spanish midfielder told a press conference.

Southgate did not rule out entirely a recall for Rooney, who is three years younger than veteran striker Jermain Defoe, who has been retained despite Sunderland s desperate season seeing them relegated. Whether I want to continue doing that or go on and play more regular football.