The Portuguese believes that the pair are
currently in a state of limbo and as such
will not select them until speculation stops
or they are sold
Jose Mourinho has insisted both Memphis
Depay and Morgan Schneiderlin are free to
leave Manchester United, but only if the
club receives the right offer .
As reported by Goal, midfielder
Schneiderlin is set for a medical with
Everton, while West Brom are
also interested in signing him.
Winger Memphis, meanwhile, has also been
linked with a move to the Toffees, along
with loan switches to Nice and Roma.
However, manager Mourinho will not allow
the duo to leave until United receive offers
he believes are fair and confirmed he is
not keen on loan deals for either.
“Their situation is exactly the same – both
of them,” he said ahead of United’s FA
Cup third-round tie at home to Reading on
“I will allow them to leave the club if the
right offer comes. Until this moment, no.
“Is this a good situation? No. Why not?
Because I don’t think about them as
options in this moment.
“In normal conditions they would be
selected for the match and they are not
because we are waiting.
“A couple of weeks ago it looked like 100
per cent, and in this moment, looks like
zero per cent because we don’t have any
offer that is close to the quality for the
players we have.”
Asked if he wanted a permanent deal and
not a loan for both men, Mourinho said: