Fred will strengthen Manchester United

Fred will strengthen Manchester United

Shakhtar Midfielder Fred within last two years has been of interest to the European clubs. Thanks to advancement to the Champions League play-offs and victories over the Citizens and Napoli, the clubs from Manchester found interest in purchasing the Brazilian.

Initially, Manchester City were the most interested in purchasing Fred amongst other contenders. Pep Guardiola lacks a player, capable of becoming the connecting link between defense and midfield lines. Fred proved at Shakhtar that he can resolve the issue and thanks to that the Donetsk team swiftly moved from defense to attack in the matches against City, Napoli and Feyenoord.

Well-set kick and Brazilian dribbling can be attributed to Fred’s skills. The indicative moment of the halfback’s capability was a free kick goal to Roma’s net in the first match of the round of 16 qualification. The Brazilian helped to bring the black-and-oranges ahead back then, but in the second match Shakhtar suffered a minimal defeat and left the tournament.

Media have reported about Jose Mourinho’s desire to restructure Manchester United since the beginning of Spring. The manager constantly spoke about selling nine unnecessary players this summer. Fred’s transfer to the Portuguese’s team is a step in hope to win the EPL. Manchester United had enough trouble going to attack after “the bus” used by Mournho. In such cases, the Red Devils used Lukaku’s crosses or sent Fellaini on the edge. Now Manchester United will obtain constructive thanks to the 25-year old Brazilian.

In the competition with Manchester United, who are now focused on Jorginho from Napoli. Although the club president Aurelio De Laurentiis is not going to let one of Il Partenopei’s pillars of success go.

Apart from Fred, Manchester United also wants to entice Diogo Dalot to Old Trafford. The defender mad a name for himself in Porto with his ability to play on both wings of defense. It is a plus for Manchester United as Valencia and Young do not get any younger and they need to seek for a decent replacement.

Fred’s transfer has already cost the Mancunians 60 million Euros and around another 20 million will go on the 19-year old Dalot. Therefore on should not doubt that in the summer transfer window the Red Devils will not spare money to strengthen the squad, aiming for the first place in the English Premier League.