Manchester United passionate about swoop for impressive 21-year-extinct Premier League forward
Manchester United’s possibilities of a hit a first trophy since 2017 were dealt a fundamental blow on Sunday as they fell to a 3-1 loss to Leicester City within the FA Cup.
The quarter-final defeat contrivance Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s completely real looking likelihood of a hit silverware now rests on the Europa League, the attach they face Granada within the final-eight.
As soon as all any other time, the Purple Devils failed to fireplace against stiffer opposition, with Mason Greenwood’s first half goal now not ample to match the in-accomplish Foxes.
A lack of reducing edge within the closing-third has reportedly forced United into having a behold at bolstering their forward line within the summer.
In step with The Sun, the Frail Trafford club are focused on a plug for impressive attacker Pedro Neto.
The Portugal international has been a standout performer this timeframe, registering five targets and five assists for a Wolves aspect sitting 13th within the desk – placing him in contention for the PFA Young Player of the Year award.
It’s claimed that United are plotting a £50m swoop for the 21-year-extinct as a more cost effective various to fellow targets comparable to Jack Grealish of Aston Villa and Borussia Dortmund’s Jadon Sancho.
Leeds United well-known particular person Raphinha and Wearing Lisbon’s Pedro Goncalves are moreover conception to be on Solskjaer’s radar however the file states Neto is contrivance the pause of the shortlist.
It appears United ignored out on the probability to signal the wide attacker in 2016 when he had a trial at the club.
Wolves signed Neto for intellectual £16m from Lazio in 2019 so a sale to Frail Trafford would ogle them manufacture a fundamental profit.