Man United fans react as Tottenham agree Lucas Moura deal

Reported Manchester United Lucas Moura is set to join Tottenham Hotspur in a £25m deal from Paris Saint-Germain before the January transfer window slams shut, and Red Devils fans have been quick to have their say on the news.

The Sun reported on January 3 that United manager Jose Mourinho was keen to sign the out of favour PSG winger on loan until the end of the season, but a move never materialised as the club instead wrapped up a deal to bring Alexis Sanchez to Old Trafford from Arsenal.

Now Moura is on the verge of joining their Premier League rivals Spurs instead, with the Red Devils looking unlikely to do anymore business before the close of play on Wednesday, shortly after they face the north London outfit in a crucial top flight clash at Wembley.

Man United supporters took to social media to give their thoughts on the imminent transfer, and while one said “so glad United dodged that bullet”, another said “our level is, was and always will be Alexis Sanchez” when talking about the Brazilian.

Here is just a selection of the Twitter reaction…

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