Man Utd agree deal with Sporting Lisbon to sign Fernandes
Manchester United has reached an agreement to sign Sporting Lisbon midfielder Bruno Fernandes.
The Red Devil has met his valuation and he is expected to jet into Manchester for his medicals with his proposed new club before the end of the transfer window on Friday.is ready to cough out £67.8million to sign the Portugal international.
The Red Devils will pay an initial sum of £46.6m and the deal includes add-ons of £8.5m based on Fernandes’ appearances for United and the club qualifying for the Champions League.
The Old Trafford outfit could also pay Sporting up to £12.7m more depending on the player hitting less attainable targets.
Fernandes is on standby to fly to Manchester for a medical on Wednesday or Thursday and is expected to sign a five-year contract at Old Trafford but he has yet to agree on personal terms.