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Zinedine Zidane is also believed to be open to offloading the 25-year-old as he eyes a world-record move for Monaco striker Kylian Mbappe.
James has been linked with a move away from Real Madrid for quite some time now and the two favourites have been Manchester United right now with Chelsea tailing behind.
Mourinho still intends to bolster his squad at Old Trafford with another three or four significant signings and the Daily Express a saying he is ready to pounce for Rodriguez.
The Colombian star endured a frustrating season at the Bernabeu and is said to be willing to move this summer in order to find more regular game-time.
James has scored 28 goals in 77 games since joining Real in 2014, but it is claimed he favours a move to United to work with Mourinho.