Paddy McNair: Why I had to defy Jose Mourinho and leave Man United for good this summer
The Northern Ireland international joined Sunderland for £5.5million this summer despite Mourinho wanting him to go out on loan.
McNair was desperate to get out of Old Trafford and couldn’t be persuaded by new boss Mourinho to stay long-term.
Sunderland have struggled so far this season and are yet to win a match, but the 21-year-old is delighted he made the switch from United.
"I went on the pre-season tour and after I spoke to Mourinho and he said to me he would like me to go out on loan," McNair said.
"I had a think about it when I was out on the pre-season tour and even a... read more
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