Mourinho wants Everton defender

Jose Mourinho has asked Manchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward to target Everton right-back Seamus Coleman in a £16million January swoop, according to the Sunday People.

Mourinho is understood to have identified Republic of Ireland international Coleman as a target after failing to be impressed by Italy international Matteo Darmian.

It means United have revived their interest in the 27-year-old three years after David Moyes tried to sign him during his short tenure at Old Trafford.

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