Manchester United will not shell out any more than £90m for Gareth Bale this summer, according to reports from Spain.
Jose Mourinho, despite expressing public interest in the Welshman, recently ruled out making any advances for the winger this summer after he featured for Real Madrid in the UEFA Super Cup.
But reports have claimed that the 54-year-old, behind the scenes, believes he can still sign Bale over the next few weeks, urging the Man United hierarchy to launch a £100m bid.
According to Spanish outlet Diaro Gol, however, the club is not prepared to offer any more than £90m for the winger, although Madrid plan to sell him for much more than the initial £86m paid for him in 2013.
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