JOSE MOURINHO is able to make a splash within the January market by joking that the membership are chopping prices handy him a switch warchest.
The Portuguese boss might lastly afford a smile and a joke after his Purple Devils fired 4 previous rock-bottom Fulham.
And as he headed to talk to the media, he made a superb quip that confirmed he has not misplaced his sense of humour amongst all of the strain.
Trying in the direction of the microphones on the desk he stated: “No water? Are we saving cash for January?”
Mourinho made it no secret over his disappointment on the lack of funds out there from the board in the summertime.
He did not signal the central defender he so desperately craved and now needs the membership to cease their penny-pinching and provides him the money he must strengthen.
They’ve been linked with a transfer for Napoli’s highly-rated defender Kalidou Koulibly to spark the defensive overhaul.
However after he agreed a brand new five-year deal in August, they might want to fork out a whopping £80million to match his price-tag.
His mission to signal Toby Alderweireld now appears unlikely after the Spurs defender opened the door to an emotional Ajax return.
United had been linked to Milan Skriniar, however Inter Milan have valued him at £100mwhich is more likely to finish the curiosity.