Cantona: Guardiola should be Manchester United manager

Tanya Simon
September 14, 2018

Manchester United manager has revealed he did not send Paul Pogba any messages during the World Cup finals, as he suggested he did not want to distract the midfielder as he helped France to glory in Russian Federation.

The 2018 World Cup victor has been the subject of ongoing transfer speculation, with Barca among the clubs linked with his signature.

The France global has now once again hinted that his relationship with Mourinho was not entirely ideal but played down the significance of this.

"Me, I'm under contract", he said.

'We have goals in common, we want to win, that's all that matters.

"As long as you do not see me in a Barcelona jersey, it's because I'm in Manchester".

City and United are massive clubs, and working with Pep Guardiola or Mourinho could be too tempting for the 21-year-old to resist.

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Meanwhile, Luke Shaw is making Manchester United wait over a new contract, according to The Sun.

Cantona, who wrote his name into United folklore under Sir Alex Ferguson in the 1990s, nevertheless admitted to being a fan of the former Chelsea boss. They know where I am.

Former Real Madrid manager, Zinedine Zidane, has reportedly compiled a list of four star players he will sign should he replace embattled Jose Mourinho at Old Trafford this season. "No fun, no creativity", the Red Devils great told the Daily Mail.

United is a club renowned for their footballing ideology - the Sir Matt Busby Way - the ALL OUT attacking attitude to play football when they are behind, and to show character when their club needs them the most.

Whether the end game is created to deliver a lucrative new contract at United to take him beyond Alexis Sanchez, who is doing little to justify his £400,000-a-week salary as the club's highest earner, or secure a big money move elsewhere remains to be seen, but when the time comes for United to make a decision, it won't be Mourinho's to make. The club I can not name. ESPN adds that the Frenchman will not push for a move away in the winter window but would be interested in moving to Barcelona in the summer.

"I would like to coach", he said. "He's the coach and I'm the player".

"I joke about Manchester City but they are playing great football".

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