Paddy McNair has revealed how his ultimatum to Jose Mourinho helped force a move to Sunderland.
He told BBC Sport: “They [Man Utd] still wanted me to go out on loan.
“I went in to see Jose and said ‘If you don’t let me go on a permanent, I’m just going to stay here’.
“That’s how strongly I felt about it. At the time it’s what I wanted so I have no regrets."
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Aston Villa are reportedly ready to spend £3million to sign goalkeeper Sam Johnstone on a permanent deal.
The 24-year-old joined the Championship side on loan in January and has kept five clean sheets in his last six games.
According to the Daily Mail, Villa boss Steve Bruce wants talks with Jose Mourinho to discuss a move for Johnstone.
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Antoine Griezmann is a target for Manchester United
Antoine Griezmann’s Atletico Madrid team-mate Kevin Gameiro says he hope the Manchester United target does not leave in the summer.
He told Omnisport: “Antoine is a great player and I think he can go even higher and I hope for him that he’ll do it.
“For me, it’s a pleasure to play with him. We have fun on the pitch, and you can see it every weekend.
“I hope that he won’t leave, but that’s his choice, and we’ll see what happens.”