MANCHESTER UNITED face a tough battle to sign Chelsea’s Brazilian winger Willian with Atletico Madrid have reportedly joined the race for his signature.
Reports suggest that Brazilian forward is viewed by Mourinho as an ideal addition to his starting XI.
It is reported that Chelsea planning to agree on Willian-plus-money swap for Manchester United attacker Anthony Martial.
French forward looks destined to leave Man Utd at the end of the current campaign while fellow attacker Marcus Rashford’s future also remains up in the air.
Juventus and Tottenham are also rumoured to be interested in Willian though Gol Digital reported that Spanish giants have joined the race.
Atletico Madrid plan to make the most of the Blues looking likely to fail to qualify for Champions League football next season.
It is reported that Diego Simeone would see Willian as the perfect addition to his offensive end with Antoine Griezmann is likely to sign for Barcelona this summer.
Willian could be the ideal replacement for French no.7 having starred for the Blues in recent seasons.
The 29-year-old forward has found the back of the net six times in the Premier League while laying on seven assists in the process.