Man United are desperate to sign £30m-rated Liga NOS midfielder

Red Devils started negotiations with Porto footballer Danilo Pereira and planning to make a bid in July when the transfer window opens again. Ole Gunnar wants to strengthen the midfield, and his primary target is Portugal international who has a fantastic season and proves his worth one more time.

Nemanja Matic and Juan Mata already up to 30, Andreas Pereira preparing to change the working place and their replacement is necessary. Norwegian coach set to spend big money on the footballer during this summer. Chelsea are also interested in signing him, and there will be a real battle for the player.

His price could increase and become much more. Danilo joined the Dragons from Maritimo in 2015 with a £5m deal. He is one of the best midfielders in Liga NOS and unchanged figure for the club. In this campaign, Pereira already played 30 matches, scored one goal and made one assist in all competition.

It is an excellent result, and he can do much more with high-class teammates. The 27-year-old footballer has contracted with the Portuguese club until 2022, and his release clause is around £30m. He is a regular member of the national team and also helped them to win the Euro 2016 which is already a significant achievement for the player.

Porto reached the Champions League quarter-final, and they have to face Liverpool in April. Man United also linked with Sporting star Bruno Fernandes, Real Madrid attacker Isco, Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho, Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly, Crystal Palace right-back Aaron Wan-Bissaka and Milan footballer Davide Calabria.