Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho announces huge boost for Aston Villa
The 24-year-old goalkeeper has impressed for the Championship promotion hopefuls and it was suggested Old Trafford chiefs could recall him this month before flogging him.
West Brom have been linked with a swoop for Johnstone but Mourinho is pleased with the progress he is making at Villa Park.
“Sam Johnstone at Aston Villa is playing all the time and is an important player for them and they are going to fight for promotion,” the United boss said.
“We are also happy to have him there.”
Johnstone’s United contract expires at the end of the season but an option for a further year is set to... read more
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