It's that time again.
"If he doesn't leave now, he will leave for sure in the summer because Sporting have already spoken with other clubs", said Mendes. However, United are desperate to reinforce their squad in the transfer window.
Half a year later, the interest has been revived between both clubs, as the press in England and Portugal are more than certain that a deal can be agreed on by all parties before the transfer window comes to an end.
Sporting CP demanded Euro 80 million for the transfer right of a 25-year-old midfielder, but the management of Manchester United refused to pay that amount.
Pogba is now sidelined after undergoing ankle surgery this month but is expected back in February. In all three of those games, they failed to score in either of them or create any chances convincingly.
You didn't go that well.
And it may be that within a few months the moment has come when the brown boy crowned with his country's 2018 World Cup, Manchester United say goodbye. He is also regarded as a complete midfielder, chipping in with the defensive duties whilst showing his tactical intelligence and positioning in the advanced areas. That is why United needs him the most. This Portuguese is a natural midfielder or can play as an attacking midfielder.
Manchester United is now ranked fifth in the Premier League table with 34 points, and the player suffered a loss on Wednesday evening, against his Burnley counterpart, with a clean double, in a match during which Paul Pogba's absence from the team continued due to the injury.
Tottenham Hotspur manager Jose Mourinho made a pointed remark at former employers Manchester United's pursuit of Bruno Fernandes. The new development could offer a window of opportunity to Tottenham Hotspur, who have been monitoring the Portugal global as well.