Manchester United have been heavily linked with Benfica player Renato Sanches for some time now with regards to a potential transfer in the summer.
But, the German Club, on their social media accounts confirmed that they have succeeded in getting the signature of the 18-year-old Portuguese midfielder.
— FC Bayern English (@FCBayernEN) May 10, 2016
Sanches scored against Bayern in the Champions League quarter-final back in April and now Die Roten have made him their first signing of the summer.
This has been the youngsters first campaign in Benfica’s senior ranks, with Sanches only making his senior bow in October.
The club signed a new contract until 2021, with his new deal featuring a €45million release clause