English Premiership

Mourinho to sign Miranda

2014-07-30 10:57
Jose Mourinho (File)
Cape Town - Chelsea are being linked with a bid to take another Atletico Madrid player to Stamford Bridge ahead of the 2014/15 English Premiership season.

The Express are reporting that Jose Mourinho has submitted a £20 million bid for the Brazilian defender, Miranda.

Despite suggesting that he had concluded his transfer activity, the reports coming out of Spain is that Mourinho is keen to beat Manchester United to the signature of the centre back.

Reports suggest Atletico will settle for nothing less than £24 million which is Miranda's reported release clause.

Barcelona are monitoring the situation surrounding Miranda and may decide to swoop for the player who played an integral part in Atletico Madrid's La Liga success last season, but reports in Spain claim Miranda is wanted by Chelsea.

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