Manchester United stay concerned about signing Evanilson this summer time regardless of FC Porto rejecting a £55m provide from the Premier League aspect, in keeping with a report in Portugal.
Portuguese media outlet O Jogo, as quoted by the Daily Mail, is reporting that Manchester United are eager to recruit the 22-year-old to bolster Erik ten Hag’s group forward of the 2022-23 Premier League season.
The identical article states that Ten Hag has positioned Evanilson on his switch wish-list this summer time after the Brazilian expertise scored 21 targets in all competitions for FC Porto final time period.
Based on the identical story, the 20-time English champions made an preliminary provide of £55m that was rejected by FC Porto – however Manchester United are being tipped to return with an improved bid for Evanilson.
The report provides that the Portuguese giants need to safe a switch charge nearer to £70m for the Brazil Below-23 worldwide regardless of solely having paid simply €8.8m for the Brazilian striker in September 2020.
O Jogo reveal of their story that Brighton and Wolves have been concerned about signing Evanilson however the Premier League duo ended their curiosity as soon as they realized of FC Porto’s enormous asking worth for the South American.
Evanilson has netted 25 targets in 70 video games in all competitions over the previous two seasons on the Portuguese aspect.
The ahead, who got here by means of the Fluminense youth system and was born in Fortaleza in Brazil, has notched up two caps for the Brazilian Below-23 group.