Steve Bruce wants Sam Johnstone at Aston Villa next season
The 24-year-old has made 13 Championship appearances for the Villains, keeping four clean sheets in his last five outings.
And Villa boss Bruce has confined he would be delighted if Johnstone stayed at the club next season.
Sam Johnstone has kept four clean sheets in his last five games
"I am going to see Mr Mourinho," he told the Aston Villa's official website.
"Everyone agrees that Sam needed to go and play football.
“The difference between him now and three months ago is there for all to see.
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“He’s grown into the role. He’s now more comfortable in the role – and he’s got that from playing.
“We have given him that platform to play.
“If there’s an opportunity that we can get him to play more next season I would love to do it.
“I will be having that conversation with Mr Mourinho when the time is right. But I hope we can extend it.”