Until recently Mourinho's top target was reportedly Real Madrid's Alvaro Morata, but his growing frustration with Los Blancos forced him to turn his attention to Lukaku instead, and move ahead of the Blues in the race for the Belgian's signature.
The Spanish champions have priced the 25-year-old at €70m (£62m) but United are looking to pay far lower than that figure for a player who started only 18 games last season.
Romelu Lukaku of Everton celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Norwich City and Everton at Carrow Road on December 12, 2015 in Norwich, United Kingdom. At nearly £30m cheaper than Lukaku Aubameyang would nearly be considered a steal in today's market, and with the rumours of a move to China seemingly unfounded, Europe's best should really be falling over themselves to sign last season's top scorer in the Bundesliga.
"Now you've got someone with genuine, genuine speed that United can play on the counter-attack".
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Chelsea, who were linked to Morata earlier in the year, could now be the man they look at - and are priced at 9/4 to land him.
Red Devils boss Jose Mourinho sanctioned the player's original £28m move to Merseyside in 2014 during his time as manager at Stamford Bridge.
And Toffees supporters believe that they have been able to receive an excellent offer for Lukaku.
To give fans a sneak peak of what they will be seeing next season, Pogba on Friday, July 7 shared photos of himself and Lukaku training together.
In only took a spot of online browsing to register that the body in the Lukaku-United snap was that of France midfielder Paul Pogba.