Danilo leaves camp ahead of expected Manchester City move

The United manager revealed that De Gea and Sergio Romero will play 45 minutes each against his (Mourinho's) former club, while Timothy Fosu-Mensah, Axel Tuanzebe, Dennis Mitchell and Matteo Darmian will all start.

De Gea has been a long-term target for the Champions League and La Liga winners, and came close to joining them two years ago, but Mourinho believes the Spain number one has moved on and is happy at Old Trafford.

'Names is hard for me because the players belong to clubs, ' said Mourinho.

July 24 at 00:00 in Santa Clara at the stadium "Levais", Real Madrid will play with Manchester United in a friendly match of the International Cup of Champions.

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Despite interest from other clubs, Danilo revealed the one factor that made him choose City, per Stone: "There was interest from other clubs, but it has always been my ambition to play for Pep Guardiola".

He said: "You have contacts, you have feelings, you understand things". He is at a club in a very good situation.

I like my group, I like my players and I go with them.

Real Madrid tour squad: Navas, Casilla, Yanez, Luca Zidane, Carvajal, Varane, Nacho, Marcelo, Theo, Quezada, Tejero, Achraf, Manu Hernando, Kroos, Casemiro, Modric, Isco, Kovacic, Oscar, Franchu, Benzema, Bale, Lucas Vazquez, Dani Gomez.

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To be fair to the slick-haired goalkeeper, he never openly stated his desire to leave the club as many footballers do.

Other than Lukaku, the capture of Swedish centre-back Victor Lindelof from Benfica has been United's only other signing so far this summer.

"He was never on my list", Mourinho said of the Welsh attacker. But I still have the hope I can have a third player, maybe a fourth'.

"That I can", he told a news conference on Saturday.

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"I can play them all so it is not a problem".


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