Jose Mourinho’s No1 Man United transfer target revealed by insider

Jose Mourinho has identified Kostas Manolas as his top transfer target at Manchester United, claims football expert

Jose Mourinho has reportedly identified Kostas Manolas as his top transfer target this summer as the new Manchester United manager looks to bolster his defensive options at Old Trafford.

The Portuguese coach finally put pen to paper on a three-year contract with the Red Devils last week after days of speculation linking him with the Old Trafford job.

Attentions have now inevitably turned towards the summer transfer window and Mourinho’s plans to bolster his squad ahead of his first full season in charge at Old Trafford.

Defender Manolas has been touted as a target for the Red Devils in recent days.

And now, Italian football expert Emanuele Giulianelli has confirmed that the Greece international has emerged as Mourinho’s top target.

He tweeted on Tuesday:

MORE: The latest Man United news and views

MORE: The latest Man United player tweets

Mourinho has been tasked with steering United back to the top of English football after they finished fifth last season and won the FA Cup under Louis van Gaal.

Paul Merson
Paul Merson states his prediction for Wolves v Liverpool FC
Mikel Arteta
Mikel Arteta: What I think of new Man United boss Ralf Rangnick
Michael Owen
Michael Owen reveals his prediction for West Ham v Chelsea FC
Thomas Tuchel
Mark Lawrenson predicts outcome of West Ham v Chelsea FC
Gary Lineker
Gary Lineker, Michael Owen react to Man United’s 3-2 win over Arsenal
Paul Merson
Paul Merson states his prediction for Wolves v Liverpool FC
Mikel Arteta
Mikel Arteta: What I think of new Man United boss Ralf Rangnick
Michael Owen
Michael Owen reveals his prediction for West Ham v Chelsea FC
Thomas Tuchel
Mark Lawrenson predicts outcome of West Ham v Chelsea FC
Gary Lineker
Gary Lineker, Michael Owen react to Man United’s 3-2 win over Arsenal
Top 50 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea FC, Liverpool FC and Man United stars feature
Top 50 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea FC, Liverpool FC and Man United stars feature