Renato Sanches set for Man United in £40million deal as Old Trafford club close in on Benfica teenager

are closing in on the signing of Benfica and Portugal starlet The youngster is one of the mosand PSV Eindhoven have agreed terms over a fee for Steven Bergwijn.The Holland attacker missed PSV’s 1-1 draw with FC Twente yesterday as negotiations continued between the two clubs.However, AD says a fee has now been agreed, with just the method oft sought afesisted a return to England to sign a new deal with PSV Eindhoven.The former Tottenham prospect joined PSV 18 months ago and has played his way to a new deal through to 2024.De Telegraaf says Madueke’s impact in Holland did not go unnoticed in Englanter midfielders in Europe and Red Devils scouts have watched him on a number of occasions this term. The report United chief Ed Woodward has been putting in the groundwork ahead of a summer bid to secure Sanches’ long-term future. Sanches made his senior debut for Benfica last October and has gone on to establish himself as a first-team regular. The 18-year-old has a powerful shot and vision and has grown in stature in recent months. He was a product of Benfica’s youth system, having joined them as a nine-year-old in 2006. The club fast-tracked him to the senior ranks and were so keen to keep him – or at least ensure a big payday if he were to be lurcontent_imged away from the Estadio de la Luz – that they gave him a contract last November with an escape clause set at £35m. United are keen to get him to Old Trafford and are ready to trigger that clause to keep him out of the hands of other suitors around Europe. Renato is a client of Jose Mourinho’s superagent Jorge Mendes. It is reported that Mourinho wanted to sign the central midfielder for Chelsea in his second spell at Stamford Bridge. Man United fans! Would Renato Sanches be a good signing?3000+ VOTES SO FAR

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