Top 24-year-old striker wants star forward to join him at Man United – report

Alvaro Morata wants Gareth Bale to move to Manchester United this summer, according to reports in Spain

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Real Madrid star Gareth Bale Photo: UEFA / Handout

Alvaro Morata wants Gareth Bale to move to Manchester United with him in the summer transfer window, according to reports in Spain.

Spanish outlet Don Balon is reporting that Morata has told Bale to “come with him” to Old Trafford this summer as Jose Mourinho looks to bolster his squad ahead of next season.

Morata, 24, has been heavily linked with a move to Manchester United in recent days as Mourinho aims to strengthen his attacking options at Old Trafford.

The Red Devils confirmed their first signing of the summer on Saturday when they announced that they had agreed a fee for the transfer of defender Victor Lindelof from Benfica.

Now, it is claimed that Red Devils target Morata has spoken to Bale and has urged him to move to Old Trafford with him this summer.

Morata is said to be very excited about the prospect of lining up for Manchester United next season and wants Bale to join him in England.

Bale and Morata helped Real Madrid become the first team to retain their Champions League crown last season.

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