He remains a young man, and it would be easy to understand if the pace of football in England was overawing at first.
"I want him to stay for longer because he's a very important players for us".
At that time, City were the fastest-growing force in Europe. Something Jose's extremely good at doing, stealing another team's target.
Mourinho has complained in recent weeks that United are struggling to match City's spending power despite paying out close to £300m on new signings since he took over in 2016. Undoubtedly, this will make Arsenal turn in the other direction and listen to the Red Devils.
Jose's footballing style plus his gameplan, does not suit the winger, but the two will have an easy time talking defensive work by a forward player.
Man City were once as short as 2/7 to seal a deal for the Chilean this month, but the bookies have slashed odds on Man United making a move from 16/1 to just 11/4, putting them firmly among the frontrunners for his signature.
Manifestation lors de l'arrestation d'un Français accusé de pédophilie — (VIDÉO) Maroc
Le royaume chérifien est de nouveau secoué par une affaire de pédophilie impliquant un ressortissant étranger. Il est poursuivi pour des agressions sexuelles présumées sur des jeunes filles âgées de 10 et 13 ans.
Obviously some of these are just rumors and they're worth little more than just generating conversation, but Chelsea's absence in both the Alexis Sanchez chase and the newly forming Christian Pulisic sweepstakes is concerning.
They had won four of the past six titles, had contested a Champions League final a year earlier and still had Sir Alex Ferguson in charge. And after the game, Wenger indicated he is more likely to deploy current players out of position in a deeper role rather than spend money on replacing Coquelin this month.
Pulisic signed with BVB while Jurgen Klopp was still their manager, so it's unsurprising that Liverpool are taking the early lead in the Pulisic pursuit.
'We are not on that case at the moment'. "There will be an opening for him in midfield".
But club sources have stressed that the situation with Alexis is completely different.