From Spain – Man Utd favorites to sign £41.8million player in summer

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Manchester United once again dropped points at the weekend and if the average form continues then they will surely fail to finish in the top four.

The poor form of Cristiano Ronaldo in front of goal has hurt the Red Devils, who definitely need a quality young goal scorer, who would be able to serve the club in the long run.

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Lately, Uruguayan international and Benfica center forward, Darwin Nunez, has been heavily linked with the Old Trafford outfit.

According to a recent report covered Mundo Deportivo (press image provided below), a number of top European clubs are in the race to sign the 22-year-old striker in the summer transfer window.

The renowned Spanish news source have mentioned that currently, Man Utd are the favorites to secure his signature but they can expect to face heavy competition.

It is stated that the likes of Bayern Munich, Dortmund and AC Milan are seriously tracking Nunez, on the other hand, Barca and Atletico in Spain and Man City, Chelsea and West Ham in England are also interested in the in-form striker.

MD claim that to sign the South American star, at least a fee of 50 million euros (£41.8million) will be required.

This term, so far, the youngster has started 16 games in the Primeira Liga and directly contributed in 20 goals (18 goals and 2 assists). At the weekend, he scored a brace against Santa Clara to earn all three points for Benfica (2-1).

In your view, should Man Utd splash £41.8million to sign Darwin Nunez in the summer?

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