Prospective £64m Man Utd signing urges Real Madrid superstar to join him

And speaking to Calciomercato, Juanma Lopez, Morata's agent, suggested that a transfer is increasingly likely and welcomed links to United. Cristiano Ronaldo, France global Karim Benzema, and Gareth Bale are first choices, meaning 24-year-old Morata is frequently on the bench.

Alvaro Morata has been convinced to join Manchester United this summer by two of the club's Spanish contingent, according to reports.

All these will depend on Jose Mourinho and his tactics.

The Spain global, who has been linked with a move to Manchester United among others, scored 19 goals in all competitions for Madrid last term, but made just 14 starts in La Liga and played only five minutes across the club's Champions League semifinal and final encounters.

With Zlatan Ibrahimovic reportedly on the way out, manager Jose Mourinho has been searching for a replacement striker and has seemingly found his man. Apparently, it's Real Madrid's Alvaro Morata.

"I can say that their offer is a very, very important one and now the decision goes to Real".

Conte's need for a new striker has increased after he told Diego Costa to find a new club, and he is a long-term fan of Morata who he tried to sign last summer and bought to Juventus before leaving.

Most of his playing time came for Real Madrid B, as he became the primary goal source and helped the side win promotion to La Liga's tier 2.

Real are looking to recoup more than four times the £15.8m they paid Juventus previous year but Morata's pedigree in front of goal makes him an ideal potential signing.

Morata would play with his colleagues in the Spanish national team David De Gea, Ánder Herrera and Juan Mata.

Last summer Chelsea took concrete steps to sign the player, confirmed by Morata himself.

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