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Mourinho: We will fight for Rooney to the last day9-08-2013
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho was adamant that the club will not give up its leading transfer target Wayne Rooney and will fight for him until the last day of the transfer window. Manchester United absolutely refuse to part with their attacker and had already rejected two proposals for the England international, both were exactly by Londoners.
It is expected that in the coming days Rooney officialy and submitted a written resignation.
"We are far from England and we do not know all the details, but do things in the correct way. We headed an offer and Manchester react. We'll see what happens, but at the moment we can not do anything more, "said Mourinho from the U.S., where the team is on tour.
"We are doing things legally - headed an offer directly to the club without interviews or relationship with the football player. There are no contacts, absolutely none. Doing things in an ethical way, let's see if something changes. We have no time limits. We have enough strikers. Identified this player as one who would like to have in our composition. We are doing things in an ethical way and will continue so until the last day, "said the Portuguese.
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