Benfica wonder kid Goncalo Guedes is attracting interest from the Premier League big boys – Arsenal, Manchester City and Manchester United.
The red devil’s head coach Louis Van Gaal reportedly sent scouts to watch the 18 years old winger in action against Galatasaray in the UEFA Champions league match day 4.
United are not the only team that has scouts monitoring the Portuguese sensation; Arsenal and Manchester City also have scouts watching the player’s performance amid interest, while Barcelona are set to move for the player once their transfer ban expires in January next year.
Guedes dubbed the ‘’NEW RONALDO’’ is destined for high profile move in the winter window with a number of European heavyweights keeping tab on the player. Bayern Munich, Real Madrid and Paris St. German with the player preferring a move to the premier league.
Benfica FC is well aware of the interest surrounding their prized asset and are keen to take full advantage of the situation and will collect the full amount in the player’s buy-out clause which is around £40M. Guedes has scored 3 goals already this season in 12 appearances.
With several clubs interested in the player’s signature, Louis Van Gaal is ready to move ahead of his rivals to get the player in the January transfer by meeting his release clause.
Van Gaal has faith in younger players and Guedes is sure to get his chance to impress the Old Trafford faithful; but Louis Van Gaal will have to face stiff competition from Arsene Wenger who revealed recently that one of his greatest regret is missing out in the signing of United’s legend Cristiano Ronaldo when he was much younger and won’t want to repeat the same mistake.