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Fergie has reportedly stepped in to seal deal for Benfica starlet

Fergie has reportedly stepped in to seal deal for Benfica starlet

Apr. 26 | Sir Alex Ferguson has stepped in to help Manchester United seal their first deal of the summer. The United legend is a big admirer of Benfica star Renato Sanches and he’s recommended the club go out and sign him. Fergie is a director and an ambassador...

CL QF 2nd Leg Preview: Benfica vs Bayern Munich

CL QF 2nd Leg Preview: Benfica vs Bayern Munich

Apr. 13 | Bayern Munich defender Juan Bernat is eagerly anticipating the second leg of their Champions League quarter-final tie against Benfica, but expects a tough test in Lisbon. The Bundesliga leaders recorded a 1-0 win in the first leg courtesy of an early...

CL Preview: Benfica vs Zenit

CL Preview: Benfica vs Zenit

Feb. 16 | Zenit boss Andre Villas-Boas urged his players to keep their Champions League tie against Benfica alive with a positive first-leg result in Portugal on Tuesday so that the outcome can be decided in favourable home conditions. The Russian champions...

Man United plan to beat rivals to Benfica winger

Man United plan to beat rivals to Benfica winger

Jan. 12 | Benfica winger Goncalo Guedes is on the radar of seven elite clubs across Europe as the race hots up to sign the Portuguese star with a hefty £45million value. Manchester United scouts checked him out in action last week and Chelsea have watched Guedes,...

Chelsea plan double January transfer raid on Benfica stars

Chelsea plan double January transfer raid on Benfica stars

Nov. 11 | Chelsea are considering a double swoop on Benfica after being impressed by Goncalo Guedes and Talisca. The Blues are desperate to inject some urgency into their side and would hope to do deals in January but may be forced to wait until the summer. The...

United set to announce £28m deal for Benfica star

United set to announce £28m deal for Benfica star

Aug. 11 | Manchester United are on the verge of signing Benfica star Nicolas Gaitan. That is according to Portuguese newspaper A Bola, who claim Gaitan is expected to join United ‘by the end of this week’. Red Devils boss Louis van Gaal has set his...

United have agreed a deal to sign Benfica’s Nicolas Gaitan

United have agreed a deal to sign Benfica’s Nicolas Gaitan

Jul. 14 | Manchester United have agreed a deal to sign Nicolas Gaitan from Benfica, according to reports. Gaitan will become United’s fifth signing this summer following the arrivals of Memphis Depay, Bastian Schweinsteiger, Morgan Schneiderlin and Matteo...

United have reportedly made an offer for Benfica winger

United have reportedly made an offer for Benfica winger

Jul. 9 | Manchester United are back in the driving seat for Nicolas Gaitan. The Benfica winger was thought to be on his way to Atletico Madird but the Spaniards have reportedly pulled out of the deal. The Portuguese club were holding out for Gaitan’s £25m...

United have reportedly agreed £21m deal for Benfica star

United have reportedly agreed £21m deal for Benfica star

May. 28 | Manchester United have agreed a £21million deal for Benfica midfielder Nicolas Gaitan, according to reports. Gaitan had been linked with Chelsea, with the Blues said to be willing to throw Brazilian defender Wallace into the deal. Benfica president...

Chelsea plan £35m January move for Benfica striker

Chelsea plan £35m January move for Benfica striker

Dec. 11 | Talisca appears to be Chelsea’s No.1 January transfer target. Reports in Portugal suggest the Blues are scouting every single game the Brazilian plays for Benfica. Not only are Chelsea watching his every move but they scouts in attendance are making...