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Mourinho to Morata: You are going to be important here

Morata and Mourinho

Alvaro Morata is expected to sign a contract with Manchester United on Monday and will have an important role in the team as promised Jose Mourinho

Morata returned to Spain from Juventus but found himself in a playing time crisis, as manager Zinedine Zidane preferred Karim Benzema over the young Spaniard.

Morata Benzema

According to Marca Alvaro Morata received a call from The Special One. Jose Mourinho contacted the player directly to assure he will have a key role at Old Trafford.

“Come to me, you will be important,” Mourinho told him directly.

Manchester United will need a striker for the upcoming season, as the club released Zlatan Ibrahimovic earlier this month.