WOLVES striker Raul Jimenez has confirmed that Manchester United made him their high goal final summer time.
Boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer eventually swooped for ex-Paris Saint Germain hitman Edinson Cavani – who had been out there for THREE MONTHS.
Wolves striker Raul Jiminez has confirmed that Manchester United launched a bid to signal him final summer time
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Solskjaer had lined up Jimenez, 29, to play in a dream entrance three with Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial.
We reported in July that United were told to pay £60m in the event that they wished the ahead.
Jimenez’ implausible type final yr additionally alerted Juventus, who tried to buy him last summer.
Mexico striker Jimenez had accomplished his switch to Wolves in 2019 for £32million after a powerful interval on mortgage from Benfica.
In an interview with Mexican web site TUDN, he confirmed United and Juve wished him.
He stated: “Throughout holidays or a switch window, a brand new crew will come out every single day. What I knew was concerning the information, rumours.
“At some point I’d get up and Juventus liked me, one other it’d be Manchester United, and what I do know is that there have been approaches.
“However an settlement was by no means reached, nothing shut, however I’m superb at Wolves.”
This season, Jimenez penned a brand new four-year deal to remain at Molineux.
He has scored 48 objectives in 99 begins for the lads in gold, who narrowly missed out on qualifying for the Champions League last term.
Jimenez is presently again in his homeland making ready for tonight’s conflict with South Korea in a global pleasant.
If he leaves Molineux subsequent summer time, boss Nuno Espirito Santo will look to bring in at least £90m for his talisman.
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