Chelsea deny offering star duo to Manchester United, but confirm cash offer for Wayne Rooney - originally posted on Soccerlens.comChelsea have wasted no time in reacting strongly to the suggestions that the club is looking to sell either of Juan Mata or David Luiz, and have included either of the duo as a make-weight deal for Manchester United’s unsettled striker Wayne Rooney.
Chelsea admitted that they had lodged an initial offer of £20 million for the England striker, which was rejected immediately. Rooney has made it clear to the Manchester United hierarchy that he wishes to move on, with the Stamford Bridge club his favoured destination.
However it remains to be seen whether Chelsea come up with an improved offer or not, but surely, the relationship between the two clubs has been severely damaged by the episode.
Usually, transfer matters are done behind the closed doors, but following intense speculations in the media about Chelsea having offered Juan Mata to Manchester United,...