Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Monaco Star Admits Move to United Is 'Tempting'

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Monaco Star Admits Move to United Is 'Tempting'

Article excerpt

MONACO midfielder Fabinho was again asked about the prospect of joining United and what squad number he would receive at Old Trafford.

The 23-year-old has been heavily linked with move to United after playing an instrumental role in free-scoring Monaco's triumphant Ligue 1 campaign.

Fabinho was particularly influential in Monaco's Champions League round-of-16 victory over City, as the club reached the last four of the competition for the first time since 2004.

The Brazil international, who played under Jose Mourinho at Real Madrid, is 'tempted' by the possibility of joining United but replied diplomatically when quizzed on his future.

"At this moment, Fabinho is with the Monaco shirt," he said.

Fabinho is represented by Jorge Mendes' Gestifute agency and in an interview in Brazil entertained the prospect of joining United. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.