Alvaro Morata ‘quits honeymoon to complete £70m move to Old Trafford’

source: talksport

Real Madrid star Alvaro Morata has quit his Ibiza honeymoon to push through his move £70million move to Manchester United, which could be completed in the next 48 hours.

Morata married Alice Campello in Venice last week and then headed to the Balearic Island to celebrate his nuptials.

But with the deal coming to a crucial phase, Morata has decided to head back to Madrid to help complete his move to Old Trafford, according to Spanish newspaper AS.

The report says Morata has spoken with United boss Jose Mourinho on the phone on several occasions and in keen on a move to Manchester.

And reports in Dario Gol say the move could be completed in the next two days.

Morata scored 15 goals in just 14 La Liga starts last term, but failed to secure a regular place in Zinedine Zindane’s side that completed a domestic and European Double last term.

Antoine Griezmann had been Mourinho’s No 1 target, but that move now looks off the table and Zlatan Ibrahimovic was placed on the released earlier this month.

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