Manchester United has reportedly ended their interest in Benfica defender Victor Lindelof for now mainly because of Phil Jones fine return to full fitness.

According to close sources, Jose Mourinho has told the Club executive vice-president Ed Woodward to put off the deal because he has enough defenders for now.


“Jones re-emergence has ended Manchester United’s interest in Lindelof, that’s the information that we keep being told.

“There is a lot of reports still about Lindelof in Portugal

“But the word from here is that Manchester United have not bid and won’t be bidding.”

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