Man United boss order the sale of two players in January

EPL By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 13/11/2018

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is reportedly ordered the sale of two players of Eric Bailly and Marcos Rojo in the January transfer window.

The 24-year-old Ivory Coast centre-back has not featured at all for Red Devils since being hauled off after just 19 minutes of last month's 3-2 victory over Newcastle United at Old Trafford when the home team were 2-0 down at the time.

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Bailly was left out of the squad entirely for the 3-1 defeat in Manchester derby at the Etihad Stadium, while Argentina international Rojo is yet to make a single appearance this season despite having returned to fitness and signed a new contract keeping him at the club until 2021.

According to The Telegraph claims that Mourinho has given the green light to sell both Bailly and Rojo in order to help other to bring new center-halve in the early next year and Manchester United failed in their pursuit of defender targets during the summer.

Red Devils have been linked with the likes of Milan Skriniar, Nathan Ake and Jerome Boateng in January.