According to sources, Manchester United star Bruno Fernandes is pressuring the club to sign Nuno Mendes. This season, the Sporting Lisbon left-back has been in excellent shape. When the transfer window reopens, the Red Devils could use Alex Telles in a trade deal to bring the youngster to Old Trafford.
Manchester United has a plethora of options at left-back.
Under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, Luke Shaw has changed significantly, and the England international is having the best season of his career.
And Telles has proved to be an outstanding deputy for the Red Devils since joining Porto during the summer transfer window.
Despite this, Record in Portugal claims that United could swoop for Mendes at the end of the season.
This season, the 18-year-old has thrived, scoring one goal and recording one assist in 20 Primeira Liga appearances.
Fernandes, who played alongside Mendes at Sporting before joining United in the 2020 summer transfer window, is currently pressuring the club to agree to a contract.