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Alex Telles move draws closer as player demonstrates why he’s needed at Man United

FC Porto’s Alex Telles will push to leave the club in the next few days, according to transfer guru Fabrizio Romano. The left-back is out of contract at the Portuguese club in June and has declined to

FC Porto’s Alex Telles will push to leave the club in the next few days, according to transfer guru Fabrizio Romano.

The left-back is out of contract at the Portuguese club in June and has declined to sign a new contract, leaving the Dragons with little option other than to sell.

As the transfer window nears its end, Porto have cut their asking price for the 27-year-old to just €20 million (£18.5m), prompting Manchester United to enter negotiations for the player.

‘Manchester United priority: left back and right winger. Possible also a CB,’ confirmed Romano on Twitter last night.

‘Tonight #MUFC have been in contact again with Alex Telles agents. He will push to leave Porto on next few days.

‘Man Utd are monitoring and considering an opening bid. There’s also another option as LB.

Manchester United priority: left back and right winger. Possible also a CB. Tonight #MUFC have been in contact again with Alex Telles agents. He will push to leave Porto on next few days. Man Utd are monitoring and considering an opening bid. There’s also another option as LB.

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