Manchester United will face Barcelona for Wolverhampton midfielder Ruben Neves this summer.
The Portuguese has been strongly linked with a move to Barcelona with reports saying this would be his dream move but according to Portuguese website O Jogo (via Sport Witness) United have already made an offer for Neves and their offer is much higher than that. Barcelona.
United have shown interest in the player before, but Wolverhampton have paid for it, but with the player only two years remaining on his current deal, his club are willing to listen to offers as they want to make money from him to fund their summer goals.
Eric Ten Hag is a fan of Robin Nevis, but there was no show. Neves has a lot of interest, including Barcelona. #MUFC They want to cut a deal for De Jong next week if they can. I give the player the green light, and the clubs are still negotiating. pic.twitter.com/2hdx0926Tt
– Tom McDermott (@MrTomMcDermott) June 12 2022
Reports claim that Wolverhampton have already named 26-year-old Joao Balenha from Sporting Lisbon as a replacement for the player should he move this summer.
United are very keen to get Frenkie de Jong from Barcelona this summer, but the La Liga giants are expected to demand some big fees for the Dutchman who is still eager to prove himself at the Camp Nou.