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Chelsea are set to battle Mnachester United for the signing of William Carvalho

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According to reports in Portuguese website ZeroZero, Manchester United representatives are already in Lisbon to finalize a deal for the highly William Carvalho. The story has also featured in the cover page of national daily O Jogo.

carvalho Manchester United representatives in Portugal to sign €45m sensation

We had reported last week that the Sporting Lisbon player is open to a move to Old Trafford but the Red Devils despite acknowledging the talent of the 22 year old are reluctant to pay a hefty €45m for acquiring the services of the player.

Chelsea are also interested in the player who has dazzled with his performances for Sporting last season but it is believed that United quickly want to wrap up the deal before getting entangled with the Stamford Bridge outfit in a direct bidding war.

William Carvalho Manchester United representatives in Portugal to sign €45m sensation

Carvalho who is a priority for Van Gaal would seamlessly fit into United’s system thanks to his dazzling ability on the ability and the ability to hold fort in midfield.

Moreover being strong he would be an imposing presence in the middle of the park who doesn’t commit himself into tackles and is also able to play as a centre back if needed.

Carvalho’s physical strength also allows him to break down opposition attacks and the player would be a long term asset for the Red Devils if their acquire the services of the Portuguese after already having signed Luke Shaw and Ander Hererra in the past week.

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Comments (7)

  1. waiting 4 hm as the coming of jesus.

    • It’s high time to go all out for Carvalho. At UTD something moves when an arch rival coming sniffing along!! Although tough task of scounting members, UTD still did not move not even one mm and now UTD are afraid to lose this young talented player which is surely a big investment for UTD.
      Hope that UTD will definitely secure this signing which iz most beneficial for the team.

  2. we can’t wait to see him, even now

  3. Piz manu go nd get him b4 otha teams go for him..u re welcome to most big club in da world..jst nani nd CR7 da will tell dat coming to manu won’t be a mistake for u..can’t wait for da good news…

  4. After last summers disappointment, it’s good to see some real squad strengthening being done. Keep working, make us Champions again.

  5. Just hope united will act fast, he seems to be every club’s dream signing. Yevhen Konoplyanka and memphis depay should follow as well. Up United.

  6. Pls man u should sign him, pogba and james