Van Gaal steps up Man United chase after being impressed by £22 million man

Reports have claimed Manchester United scouts made a new check on William Carvalho ahead of a potential summer move.

Carvalho, 22, has been at Sporting Lisbon since 2011 but attracted the attention of United after consistent performances in the Primeira Liga and during the 2014 World Cup.

And the Metro website says that the Red Devils sent reps to watch the midfield ace in Sporting’s 1-1 draw with Pacos de Ferreira. © 2017 Frontier Theme