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Shaw: I chose Man Utd over Chelsea because...

Luke Shaw has revealed that he opted to join Manchester United over Chelsea two years ago.

The 21-year-old left-back departed Southampton to sign with United in a £27million deal in June 2014 but was also a key target for Chelsea.

Current Red Devils boss Jose Mourinho was manager at Stamford Bridge at the time but Shaw simply felt his chances at Old Trafford would be greater than opportunities in West London under the Portuguese.

"Patrice [Evra] was leaving and Jose, at that time, had a solid back four," he said when asked of his decision.

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