Man United make £15m bid to land Jose Mourinho’s second signing – report

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Manchester United have launched a £15m bid to sign Gabriel Jesus from Palmeiras this summer, according to reports.

Jose Mourinho is believed to be on the lookout for a number of new players this summer as he gears his squad up for his first season in charge at Old Trafford.

The Red Devils boss has already strengthened his defensive options with the signing of Eric Bailly from Villarreal.

Now, it appears that Mourinho has turned his attentions towards bolster his attacking options ahead of his first campaign in charge.

The Daily Express is reporting that United have made an official £15m bid to sign the 19-year-old forward this summer.

The same newspaper report goes on to say that Barcelona are also thought to be interested in bringing the teenage striker to Europe this summer.

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It goes on to say that United’s City rivals are also keeping tabs on the young forward.

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