Manchester United have reportedly been given a surprise opportunity to sign Real Madrid star Vinicius Jr. The Brazilian winger has often been criticized for his lack of consistency during his time with the Spanish giants.
According to Mirror, Real Madrid are keen to sell Vinicius Junior this summer to raise capital for a move for PSG forward Kylian Mbappe. blondes The 21-year-old is rumored to be looking for a fee in the region of £68.5 million, which could prove to be a stumbling block for Manchester United.
Manchester United have made Real Madrid star Rafael Varane their top target this summer. The Frenchman is currently on leave after Euro 2020 and is expected to leave Real Madrid after returning from leave. Varane is reportedly looking for a new challenge after spending ten years with Real Madrid.
Manchester United are gearing up for a busy summer transfer window. Red Devil Last week Jadon completed a £73million move for Sancho, and is set to turn his attention to Rafael Varane. Although their focus is on the centre-back, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side could be given an unexpected opportunity by Real Madrid to sign Vinicius Jr.
Since joining Real Madrid from Flamengo in a €46 million deal, Vinicius Jr. has made 118 appearances and scored 15 goals for the club in all competitions. Despite showing glimpses of his quality and potential during his three years at the Spanish giants, the Pacey winger has become the scapegoat at Real Madrid.
Brazil’s futility in front of goals and inability to make an impact on big games has resulted in heavy criticism from fans of the club.
Meanwhile, Manchester United are preparing themselves for the possible exits of Anthony Martial and Jesse Lingard this summer. As a result, the Red Devils may be interested in signing Vinicius Jr. this summer.
Reports suggest Manchester United are only interested in signing the Brazilian on loan with the option to buy at the end of the season, while Real Madrid are keen to sell the player permanently.
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A move for Real Madrid’s Vinicius Jr would mean nothing to Manchester United