Manchester United Signing Benfica’s Renato Sanches
Leicester city will be on the road to win title at Old Trafford and Manchester City will be playing Champion league semi. Players will be signing a different club after a Month, this time is for Benfica’s Renato Sanches who sign giant club Manchester United after talks with the Portuguese club.
The FA Cup finalists are hoping to pay the fee over four years deal similar one that took Anthony Martial to Old Trafford last summer.
Other giant club
While giant club like Arsenal, Real Madrid, Manchester City are all interested in Sanches. United believe they are in pole position to sign him. Benfica are considering the offer that Manchester United signing stagger the payments in installments.
Sir Alex Ferguson former manager and now club owner is an admirer of Sanches and has recommended he be signed as United’s highest ranking scouts. Manchester united signing Sanches could be a big turn for united, Club understands to have him watched him in several occasions and can develop relation with players.
The 18 year old has been key presence in the Benfica midfield despite only making his league debut in a 4-0 win at Tondela 30 October. Since he has made 28 appearances in all competitions including five champion leagues and scored twice. He also has two Portugal caps having made his debut last month.
Manchester united would be looking to freshen up their midfield. Michael Carrick turns 35 in july and yet to be offered one more year deal with United, if Carrick does not get a deal it will be his end of the career in football who is the former England player.
Sanches youth and dynamism are vied as ideal for a squad that has struggled to replace Paul Schoes since he got retired three years ago. With three games remaining of Portuguese championship Sanches could win the title in his debut campaign. Benfica have 79 points a two point lead from Sporting Lisbon.