Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has not given up on the prospect of securing services of Portuguese sensational Bruno Fernandes this summer, according to the reports.
The Sporting Lisbon main man has managed to found back of the net 32 times in all competitions this campaign and has an £85million release clause in his current deal that runs until 2023, Sporting are thought to be ready to cash in on 24-year-old midfielder this summer and sell for less than his deals break clause.
A Bola reported that the Red Devils are not out of the running after Norwegian boss insisted to his team securing services of Bruno Fernandes is fundamental to his plans to rebuild the team.
Former Malmo boss wants the chance to convince Sporting to accept their offer and lure him at Old Trafford while their direct PL rivals Manchester City have also expressed interest.
While the Red Devils consider the options, the Norwegian boss is demanding to spend big this summer.
Solskjaer wants to sign a midfielder, right-back and winger when the summer transfer window re-opens in May 16.
Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho is a reported transfer target for Man Utd, as is Crystal Palace’s right-back Aaron Wan-Bissaka. the Red Devils could spend upwards of £200m, in order to fill the gap that will be left after the departure of Antonio Valencia and Ander Herrera as both of them have announced the departure from Old Trafford.