Spanish clubs are on high alert with Jose Mourinho ready to pull the plug on Juan Mata’s Manchester United career, according to Sunday’s newspaper papers.
Clubs on red alert as Juan Mata linked to Spain Juan Mata’s status at Man United is under threat, according to the Mirror.
The report says that Espanyol and range of other La Liga clubs are on alert after continued talk of his departure under new manager Jose Mourinho grows stronger.
Mourinho controversially sold Mata to Manchester United in 2014 at Chelsea, and may face the same fate as it is still unclear where he fits into Jose Mourinho’s current plans. Espanyol are said to be the beneficiaries of a recent investment by Chinese backers, giving them the funds to splash in this window.