Manchester United scouts are sometimes seen visiting Portugal and now the topic of their curiosity has been revealed.
In keeping with A Bola, United’s entourage had been again at Benfica this weekend and a striker is their foremost focus.
The paper declare the scouts had been current “exactly with the mission of spying Darwin Nunez”.
Beforehand it had been prompt that United had been protecting monitor of the 22-year-old Uruguayan striker. However not like of their earlier visits, when Nunez impressed, he was apparently under par on Sunday.
Benfica misplaced 1-0 at residence to Portimonense and Nunez was removed from spectacular, in stark distinction to current shows.
United officers are believed to have watched the participant not less than twice this season and on each events he scored twice.
A kind of video games was in opposition to Barcelona within the Champions League final week, whereas beforehand they watched Nunez hit a brace in opposition to Boavista final month.
Left-Again Alex Grimaldo is one other participant who has been linked with a transfer to the Premier League. A Bola although are positive that Nunez is the person that United are monitoring.
Brighton curiosity in Nunez
Journalist Andy Naylor of the Athletic claimed Nunez was a goal for Brighton over the summer time. The ahead netted 14 targets final season after his £21.8m transfer from Almeria in Spain.
This season he has scored six in eight video games for the Portuguese giants. Nonetheless, he missed a lot of probabilities on Sunday with newspaper Record, via Sport Witness, saying he had “extra will than head”.
Nunez has now departed for worldwide responsibility with Uruguay, the place he’ll crew up with Man Utd striker Edinson Cavani.
Whether or not or not United’s obvious curiosity will probably be mentioned between the 2 stays to be seen.