Manchester United Agree Fee With Chelsea For Mata
The Premier League champions confirmed on Friday evening
that the deal is now subject to the midfielder completing a
medical and agreeing personal terms.
The Spaniard was expected to arrive at Carrington by
helicopter on Thursday in order to complete his medical but
Chelseaâ€™s negotiations with Basel over Mohamed Salah held
up Unitedâ€™s plans.
Jose Mourinho revealed on Friday afternoon that Mata was
close to a move to Old Trafford and claimed the midfielder
was keen to leave Stamford Bridge.
â€œI asked him when the offer came: â€˜Are you really happy to
go?â€™ He said â€˜Iâ€™m really happy to goâ€™,â€ said the Chelsea
â€œHe is a fantastic player. In spite of not playing much for us, I
still think he could be important for us. Itâ€™s a good move for
Juan, itâ€™s good for the Premier League and the offer is the
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