Why Mourinho won't get Maguire on the cheap

The clock is ticking faster in the English Premier League than anywhere else in European football.

By majority vote, the EPL clubs agreed to set the summer transfer deadline at Aug 9 - three weeks ahead of the Spanish, German or French markets.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on July 29, 2018, with the headline 'Why Mourinho won't get Maguire on the cheap'. Print Edition | Subscribe