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Porto name price for left-back

Chelsea will have to pay up to £40 million if they want to sign Alex Telles from Porto. The West London club have tried to lure him several times to the Premier League in the past, but are now ready to step up their interest. That follows reports that Marcos Alonso wants to return to Italy, with Inter Milan a ...

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Fernandes close to United transfer

After seemingly on the point of collapse last week, the transfer of Bruno Fernandes to Manchester United from Sporting Lisbon looks finally close to completion. The 25 year old midfielder spent most of last summer, and almost all of this transfer window linked with a move to Old Trafford, but the transfer appeared to have foundered with the two sides ...

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Fernandes deal collapses

Manchester United’s bid to sign midfielder Bruno Fernandes from Sporting Lisbon is over. It follows the decision of co-chairman Joel Glazer to walk away from the deal after Sporting refused to compromise on their valuation of the player. The two sides had been locked in negotiations for weeks, with Sporting wanting up to £68 million for the midfielder, most of ...

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Sporting valuation puts Fernandes deal at risk

Manchester United’s attempts to sign midfielder Bruno Fernandes from Sporting Lisbon could be thwarted by the Portuguese club’s valuation of him. The Primeira club want £68 million for the Portuguese international, but United have only offered £39 million plus add-ons, and the two sides remain far apart in their valuation of the 25 year old. Hopes that he could be ...

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Spurs linked with Porto striker

Tottenham have been linked with a loan move for Porto striker Zé Luís. Jose Mourinho is desperate to add a striker to his squad with Harry Kane out of action for an indeterminate amount of time, following surgery on the hamstring injury he picked up against Southampton. Now he has turned to the Cape Verde striker, but there are significant ...

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Gedson Fernandes set for Spurs move

Benfica midfielder Gedson Fernandes has had a medical at Tottenham Hotspur ahead of agreeing an 18 month loan deal to the Premier League club. The 21 year old box-to-box midfielder is set to become Jose Mourinho’s first signing since he took over as Spurs manager last November. Fernandes joined the academy system at Benfica as a 9 year old, and ...

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United reignite interest in Fernandes

Manchester United are interested in signing Sporting Lisbon midfielder Bruno Fernandes again. The Premier League side spent most of last summer being associated with a move for the 25 year old Portuguese international, with Tottenham another club linked with him. In the end through, United decided not to pursue their interest, amidst concerns about how often he gave the ball ...

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United interested in Benfica midfielder

Manchester United are interested in signing Benfica midfielder Gedson Fernandes. The 20 year old has been on United’s radar for some time, and there were even some suggestions that they were ready to make a bid for him last summer. That did not materialise but now there are reports that representatives of the player are in the UK, trying to ...

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January transfer dates revealed

The January transfer window is about to open but, as usual, there are some differences in deadlines between the various major leagues, although nothing like the three week gap between the Premier League and competing divisions that was seen in the summer, and which was attributed as causing some of the instability behind the scenes seen at clubs like Manchester ...

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Fernandes signs new deal to end United transfer links

Sporting Lisbon captain Bruno Fernandes spent most of the summer being linked with a move to the Premier League, with Manchester United close to making a bid for him, and Tottenham also tracking the progress of the 25 year old. And although no transfer subsequently materialised, he had been mentioned again as a possible target for United again when the ...

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