Manchester United will pay £4.2 million to Sporting if Bruno Fernandes wins the Professional Footballers’ Association Player of the Year award.
The Portugal worldwide has been United’s key participant this season and already has 15 targets and 10 assists in 26 Premier League appearances.
Fernandes is the present favorite to win the award forward of Manchester City centre-back Ruben Dias.
And in accordance to The Times, if Fernandes is topped the PFA’s Player of the Year, United can be due to pay Sporting a further £4.2m as half of their preliminary switch settlement.
United spent an preliminary £46.6m to signal Fernandes simply over a yr in the past, however the deal has been topped up by efficiency associated add-ons.
The Times report that United paid Sporting £4.2m after qualifying for the Champions League, plus the identical quantity once more after Fernandes’ 25th begin for the membership.
Meanwhile, Luke Shaw has revealed Fernandes’ response after he received United’s Player of the Month award for February.
Since arriving after United, Fernandes has received the award six instances.
‘He [Fernandes] came up to me when I’d received it and he was like, ‘how have you won this?’’ Shaw instructed United’s official web site.
‘I said, ‘it’s the followers that choose it, no-one at the membership. You have to perceive that!’ “He was like, ‘Ah, it’s okay, another person wants to win it someday.’
‘He’s up for the Premier League Player of the Month award, so he’s fairly assured he can win that. I’m hoping he can win it, as a result of clearly I took this one!’
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