Bruno Fernandes could play in Sporting Lisbon’s League Cup semi-final on Tuesday as Manchester United stall in pursuit of the midfielder
Bruno Fernandes is in contention to play for Sporting Lisbon in their Portuguese League Cup semi-final match on Tuesday night, despite interest Manchester United‘s interest.
Sporting are away to Braga, with their captain Fernandes named in the squad despite United in talks over bringing the Portugal international to Old Trafford.
As it stands, United are refusing to meet Sporting’s £68m asking price for the midfielder.
Bruno Fernandes is in contention to play for Sporting Lisbon against Braga on Tuesday
Fernandes played 90 minutes as Sporting lost 2-0 against rivals Benfice in the Portuguese league on Friday night.
It is believed that the 25-year-old is eager to seal a move to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side.
He has scored 13 goals in 21 games for his team this season.