LUKE SHAW’S gorgeous new £50million deal at Manchester United received the inexperienced mild from Jose Mourinho.
The England full-back’s five-year contract has been rubber-stamped and is because of be introduced on Thursday.
Mourinho sanctioned the extension — which is able to see Shaw, 23, choose up £190,000 per week — regardless of publicly blasting him final season.
As revealed by SunSport, United triggered Shaw’s one-year choice to tie him all the way down to the tip of this marketing campaign.
However he has change into a key participant this season, incomes an England recall and United moved swiftly to get his future wrapped up, with talks beginning over the weekend.
The brand new deal got here with Mourinho’s blessing after assessing his left-back choices in the summertime.
Mourinho shocked United gamers by hauling Shaw off at half-time of final time period’s defeat at Brighton, however the Outdated Trafford boss additionally mentioned he will be one of many world’s finest left-backs.
He determined to stay with Shaw, who has missed just one Premier League recreation this season after being concussed on England responsibility final month.
United pal Marouane Fellaini is anticipated to be match for the journey to Chelsea on Saturday regardless of sitting out Belgium’s 1-1 draw with Holland on Tuesday.
His nationwide boss Roberto Martinez mentioned: “It’s simply he wasn’t 100 per cent. We anticipate he needs to be high quality within the subsequent couple of days.”
In the meantime, Lionel Messi has revealed which United participant he want to see at Barcelona.