Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Willian's Cryptic Clue over Possible United Switch

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Willian's Cryptic Clue over Possible United Switch

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CHELSEA winger Willian, a summer target of United, gave a cryptic answer when asked about his relationship with current manager Antonio Conte.

M.E.N. Sport understands the Reds have held preliminary talks with representatives of the Brazil international to gauge the possibility of a summer switch.

Jose Mourinho remains an admirer of Willian having signed the 29-year-old for Chelsea in 2013 and, despite indicating that he isn't in the market for attacking additions during this transfer window, he is prepared to make an exception for Willian.

And Mourinho won't be discouraged in his pursuit of the wide man after hearing his response to a question about how well he gets on with Blues boss Conte.

"Oh boy! Do you really want me to tell you? …

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