• Man United to make move for Bruno Fernandes from Sporting Lisbon

    by  • March 23, 2019 • Manchester United, Portugal, Premiership, Sporting Lisbon • 0 Comments

    Manchester United are weighing up a summer move for Sporting Lisbon captain Bruno Fernandes, according to The Evening Standard, as quoted by the Manchester Evening News.

    The Red Devils keen on a move to sign the 24-year-old Portuguese, who has impressed with the Primeira Liga giants this term, scoring 13 goals and providing 10 assists in 25 appearances for the club.

    The report adds that United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has told executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward that the north west giants need to fill the void left by Marouane Fellaini’s departure in January.

    The report adds, the 20-time English champions are after a player to strengthen their midfield options who can also capable of scoring goals, and Fernandes seems to fit the bill.

    United are likely to be linked with a number of players this summer as they look to revamp their squad ahead of next season.

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