Man United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer eye move for 24-year-old Portuguese tagged New Ronaldo

According to reports, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s Manchester United side contacted the agent of Sporting Lisbon captain Bruno Fernandes.

Portuguese media outlets are reporting the Red Devils recent contact with the agent of highly rated captain of Sporting Lisbon Bruno Fernandes.

The reports emanated from famous Portuguese publication A Bola, as cited by British outlet Daily Mail, is suggesting that United have displayed interest in Bruno, 24.

In the same article, it was reported that Portuguese side Sporting Lisbon would be willing and ready to accept a huge-money bid for the transfer of their captain.

As per the same report, Merseyside club and current Premier League leaders Liverpool have also shown interest in the Portuguese sometime in the past.

He Lisbon skipper has found the net on 11 occasions and has created seven assists in 21 matches in Liga NOS to assist Sporting bounce back from a tough spell on and off the field.

The Red Devils have a major history of signing players from Liga NOS in the past seasons.

Manchester United brought in Sweden international forward Victor Lindelof in a reported £30million transfer from Portuguese side Benfica back in the 2017 summer window.

Twelve months later, Diogo Dalot followed in the footsteps of Lindelof after the 20-year-old sealed a £19million transfer from Porto last year.

The 20-time English Champions played out a goalless draw with Liverpool at Anfield Stadium in the English Premier League last Sunday.

United, under the management of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer are currently in fifth position in the English Premier League log and just a point adrift of North London giant Arsenal in the top-four race.