Report AC Milans Bonucci a surprise target for Mourinho

first_imgJose Mourinho has reportedly identified AC Milan captain Leonardo Bonucci as a potential transfer target for Manchester United, claims Yahoo! SportThe Portuguese coach is keen to strengthen his central defensive options for the start of next season as with Chris Smalling having been linked with a move away from United this summer.In light of this, Mourinho has begun scouting for potential replacements with United keen to cut down the gap between themselves and local rivals Manchester City after finishing 19 points behind in the Premier League standings.harry maguire, manchester UnitedMaguire says United need to build on today’s win George Patchias – September 14, 2019 Harry Maguire wants his United teammates to build on the victory over Leicester City.During the summer, Harry Maguire was referred to as the ultimate…The 55-year-old has now listed Bonucci as an ideal signing with United hoping to exploit Milan’s potential future requirement to sell their players this summer in order to comply with UEFA’s Financial Fair Play (FFP) regulations.The European football governing body remain dissatisfied with the Serie A side and could remove them from the Europa League with a fine of around €30m.After arriving from Juventus last summer, Bonucci made 51 appearances in all competitions for Milan and scored two goals.last_img