Emirates Stadium is Sahin’s preferred destination and the transfer moved a step closer today when Mourinho declared he is surplus to requirements at the Bernabeu.
“The point is that he’s a young boy who wants to play every match,” the Real manager said.
“He wants to play to be happy and in Real Madrid with Xabi Alonso, Sami Khedira, Lassana Diarra, Esteban Granero and Mesut Ozil, the situation is not easy.
“Decide what you want to decide, to be happy. If you decide to leave we’re going to help you to leave.
“If you decide to stay, we’re going to support you and try to succeed this season.”