Reports states the Red Devils are keen on a potential swoop for Benfica youngster Joao Felix.
According to British media reports, Premier League giant Manchester United are among suitors interested in signing Benfica youngster Joao Felix this upcoming summer after having sent club scout to keep close watch on him during the week.
As per a report by Independent, Manchester United are considering making a summer transfer move to sign the 19-year-old starlet having been greatly impressed with his recent performance in the 5-1 victory against Boavista during the week.
The 20-times English Champions allegedly sent club scout to watch him play and they are now willing and set to join the transfer race for the signature of the youngster.
However, a similar report suggests that the Red Devils could be ready to face stiff competition from some of top European clubs for the players signature, with the likes of German Bundesliga champions Borussia Dortmund and La Liga giants Atletico Madrid both thought to be keen on him.
Joao Felix has been featuring more as a striker of recent despite starting his career as a midfielder.
Meanwhile, the Red Devils will be hoping to return to much needed winning ways in the English Premier League on Sunday when they visit former Premier League champions Leicester City.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men were forced to a disappointing 2-2 draw by Burnley FC at the Theatre of Dreams on Tuesday evening as they dropped their first match points under interim tactician Solskjaer.
United are presently sixth on the Premier League log and two points adrift fourth-placed Arsenal FC.