Manchester United are purportedly keen on signing Benfica striker Darwin Nunez and can offer him his two favored shirt number assuming that he moves to Old Trafford this late spring.
The Uruguay global, 22, has been in rankling structure this season, scoring 34 club goals in all contests. It’s accepted a few top European clubs are keen on marking him – including United, Liverpool, Real Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain.
The Red Devils don’t have the draw of Champions League football to bait Nunez to Old Trafford subsequent to completing 6th in the Premier League, despite the fact that they will actually want to offer him either the No9 or No21 assuming he joins Erik ten Hag’s aggressive new team.
The No21 will turn out to be free at United when Edinson Cavani’s contract terminates toward the finish of this current month. Nunez’s comrade is leaving Old Trafford after a horrible mission, scoring only two goals in all contests. He manged 17 the past season.
The No21 is extraordinary to Nunez in light of the fact that he wore it at Almeria in 2019-20 – a cutting edge season for the young person. He scored 16 league goals in Spain’s second level to convince Benfica to pay a club-record €24million (around £20.6m) for him in September 2020.
As far as United’s No9, current holder Anthony Martial looks set to leave the club this late spring. The 26-year-old, who has two years staying on his current arrangement, spent the final part of keep going season borrowed at Sevilla – scoring only once in 12 appearances.
Sevilla are not keen on taking Martial’s action super durable, yet he’s actually expected to track down another club. United legend Gary Neville encouraged his previous bosses to sell the Frenchman in December so the two players can partake in a new beginning.
“I suppose in the event that they can get great cash for him I would,” said Neville. “I likely would have said that if they would have great cash for him in the late spring, with the players they have then yes I would. I think the opportunity has arrived.
“I think they’ve forever been careful about getting singed. Of him leaving for £25m and afterward proceeding to turn into a £100m player since he is a unique ability.