Man Utd tell Jose Mourinho he can table January bid on one condition

However, Woodward refused to back his manager in the summer window, with United instead signing Fred, Diogo Dalot and Lee Grant.

Red Devils chief Woodward recently boasted about United’s financial power, hinting they will spend in January.

“On the pitch we remain well positioned in the Champions League,” he said.

“And although we have had a mixed start to our domestic campaign, the squad and the manager are fully united in their determination to regain our momentum in the Premier League.