DEPARTURE Manchester United ace Nemanja Matic is close to a move to Jose Mourinho’s Roma.
Matic is set to leave Manchester United as a free agent once his contract expires on June 30 and looks set to join Mourinho for the THIRD time.
Fabrizio Romano tweeted: “Nemanja Matic is to switch to AS Roma on a free transfer, as they say [Gianluca Di Marzio].
“The deal is set to be finalized following his official decision to leave Man Utd.
“Matic will be AS Roma’s second signing after Mile Svilar – both joining as free agents.”
Romano added: “Nemanja Matic has signed a contract with AS Roma until June 2023 – with an option for another season.
“Jose Mourinho wanted him after Chelsea and Man Utd experiences.”
And fans couldn’t help but point out Mourinho and Matic’s special bond after their time together at Chelsea and Manchester United.
A few years ago it was also reported that the Portugal head coach even tried to sign the midfielder during his time managing Tottenham.
One fan tweeted: “I need someone to love me like Mourinho loves Matic.”
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Another wrote: “Matic Mourinho’s love story is so sweet they go everywhere together.”
A third wrote: “Wherever Jose Mourinho goes, Matic follows him.”
This fan said: “Jose Mourinho and Matic is a love story”.
And he tweeted: “Once Mourinho [sic] a job, so does Matic.”
https://www.the-sun.com/sport/5495009/manchester-united-nemanja-matic-roma-jose-mourinho/ Football fans are all saying the same as Man Utd’s Nemanja Matic approaching free Roma transfer to join Jose Mourinho AGAIN