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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...
Chelsea have launched a bid for FC Tokyo striker Yoshinori Muto, according to the club's president Naoki Ogane.
Muto, 22, who only graduated from university last month has an impressive record in the J-League, having scored 13 goals last season, and he has already notched up three in five this term.
The striker has been attracting attention from many clubs across Europe and Ogane has confirmed that the London club have put in a bid for Muto for a fee reported to...