Manchester United and Arsenal talks for Joao Felix has been confirmed today, MySportDab reports.
Joao Felix is expected to leave Atletico Madrid in the January window after regaining his lost form which left him mostly on the bench with clubside.
Both Manchester United and Arsenal seems to be the teams eager to make a move happen by any means possible.
The move won’t be an easy one to make happen as Atletico Madrid will do everything possible to get a lot on cash before allowing him leave.
His deal with the Spanish club is not at half after joining them in a contract signed for six years .
According to reports reaching us from Fabrizio Romano, he confirmed Manchester United and Arsenal have held talks to sign Joao Felix.
Here Is What Was Said:
“Manchester United and Arsenal have held talks with the agent of Atletico Madrid striker Joao Felix.
“There will be fresh talks this week to find a solution for Felix.
The asking fee from Atletico Madrid seems to be the issue on ground which is expected to be about £120 million which is something can’t afford.
Discussion is still looking to go down as all parties involved are hoping to reach an agreement to allow a move happen.
Arsenal are looking to find a replacement for Gabriel Jesus who will be out for a long time and Joao Felix is the perfect solution which could also work out when the Brazilian return.
Manchester United want to sign the Portuguese as a possible replacement for Cristiano Ronaldo whose contract was terminated after his explosive interview with Piers Morgan.
Joao Felix still remain a target for Premier League clubs which includes Chelsea but as for now, Manchester United and Arsenal are leading the race after confirmed talks held with the player agent.