Manchester United appointed Jose Mourinho this summer, with the club opting for the tried and tested rather than taking yet another gamble. That immediately led to speculation about Juan Mata’s long-term future at the club, as the pair haven’t really gotten on.
However, the duo could be about to build bridges from the past, and move on whilst at the same club. That started when Juan Mata played his first minutes under Mourinho in the pre-season game against Wigan at the weekend, and now, the latest update comes direct from the horses mouth.
A fan met Mata whilst he was leaving United’s Carrington training ground, and he told the fan not to believe everything you read in the media in regards to his situation. He was then asked directly whether he’ll be at United when the transfer window slams shut, and he just laughed.
Check out the video here:
— The ManUtd Blog (@the_manutd_blog) July 18, 2016