Man United are set to strike a deal with Porto for Alex Telles with an £18 million price tag in place for the prolific defender, MySportDab reports.
Manchester United have been long interested in the player who was once on Chelsea shortlist.
Alex Telles is now been linked with a move to Old Trafford as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is eager to sign him.
Red Devils are discussing £18m deal for a defender with a move now likely to happen with the offer in place.
Man United have opened talks with Porto regarding signing Alex Telles, according to claims by BBC Sport.
The Red Devils have made the 27-year-old full-back a top target and are now discussing an £18 million ($23m) deal.
The Old Trafford side have seen their activities in the transfer market dealt with huge blows with only one completed deal.
Man United have seen their attempts to bring in Jadon Sancho from Dortmund failed couple of times.
They also lost out in signing Jack Grealish as the England midfielder extended his stay with Aston Villa.
Also once linked with a move for Ben Chilwell before he eventually joined Chelsea who signed him for £50 million.
Alex Telles is now the latest man and United might be able to pull this deal off as the player is open to a move.