It is no secret that Manchester United have been working on a deal for Bruno Fernandes. The English media have scarcely reported it saying the Portugese is the “PRIMARY” midfield target for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer along with Sean Longstaff.
Meanwhile, these reports are realistic, the Portugese media have been on this story forever. Here’s the latest reports as on 01.07.2019:
Jornal De Noticias: United’s plan is to make Bruno Fernandes accept an offer of €5m per season, and use it as pressure to convince Sporting to sell. Sporting want €60m but United are currently offering €35m.
Record: No formal offer for Bruno Fernandes has been made. Only talks for the player. However, if sold, it will be a record sale for Sporting. Departure looks imminent.
A Bola: “At a time when Bruno Fernandes has been singled out as one of Manchester United’s top targets, the leonine president has begun by revealing that so far “there have been only talks.”
Corrie De Manha: Bruno is preparing for pre season with Sporting and is waiting for a proposal of €55 million to come in. Article talks about Manchester United fans and their love for Bruno Fernandes.