Jose Mourinho rules out signing Gonzalo Higuain; Wants Juan Mata to stay at Chelsea [video]
- January 3, 2014
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho was today answering questions on possible January transfer signings and Juan Mata.
Asked on Napoli’s Gonzalo Higuain, Mourinho claimed there is no chance of signing the Argentine striker.
On Higuain he said, “He’s a player I know we can’t get because he moved only 6 months ago, is doing well, and Napoli are not a selling club”.
The controversial topic of Juan Mata was also brought up with Mourinho stating that he wants his talented Spaniard to stay.
Pushed, Mourinho claimed he is not willing to sell Mata to a Premier League club.
He said “Mata trained in a fantastic way. Focused more on what I told him after the game. I told him not to leave the club.”