There was a heartbreaking moment in the 39th minute of last night’s Portuguese Premier League clash between leaders Sporting Lisbon and More...
According to Sport Witness via Portuguese publication Record (subscription required), Manchester United are keen on the ace, and have sounded out a player-plus-cash move to beat rivals City to a deal.
Mendes broke into Sporting’s first-team during the summer restart last season and hasn’t looked back since, picking up illustrious suitors along his 36 appearances for the senior side so far.
Le terrible choc subi par Nuno Mendes, qui est sorti sur blessure ce lundi soir.— Trivela 🇵🇹 (@Trivela_FR) April 5, 2021
On espère de bonnes nouvelles dans les prochaines heures... 🙏pic.twitter.com/xNsGTGGgZv
Nuno Mendes the #Portuguese wonderkid who is being scouted by the biggest clubs in Europe suffers a horror injury tonight against #Moreirense #NunoMendes #Portugal #SportingLisbon #NunoMendesInjury #CSXSports pic.twitter.com/cE085Kgqp2— CSX Sports (@CSXSports) April 5, 2021
We’re all hoping that Mendes isn’t in the same amount of pain right now, and praying that this is something that doesn’t wreck the chances of a life-changing transfer for the exciting prospect.