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Chelsea target Yoshinori Muto has told Bleacher Report that he will take his time as he considers his options over a potential move from FC Tokyo this summer.
Muto, 22, scored 13 goals in 33 games in 2014 to equal the record for the most number of goals in a debut season in the Japanese first division -- only a year after graduating as a student.
Now, the striker has attracted the attention of Jose Mourinho's Chelsea, who have reportedly put in an offer of £4 million to secure...
LONDON -- Jose Mourinho has remained coy about Chelsea's reported £4 million bid for FC Tokyo forward Yoshinori Muto but said the club would never sign a player out of purely commercial interests.
FC Tokyo president Naoki Ogane has been quoted as saying Chelsea have made a "formal offer" for Muto, and Mourinho refused to deny the speculation at his news conference on Friday.
"I don't make bids," the Chelsea boss initially said, when asked about the story.
The news of the bid emerged as Chelsea...