The transfer market continues to throb with indecision about the permanence or departure of Portuguese international Cristiano Ronaldo from Manchester United, for now there is no white smoke. Right, it’s Rúben Vinagre’s move to Everton on loan from Sporting.
Manchester United: The soap opera Cristiano Ronaldo is to last. The “red devils” want the Portuguese international to continue to be part of the squad, but he seems committed to a change of scenery to be able to play in the Champions League and has businessman Jorge Mendes mediating negotiations with the English emblem. The name of Atletico Madrid’s Spaniards came to the fore, but colchoneros fans are not at all thrilled with the possibility of the Portuguese forward wearing the club’s colors. And this Wednesday, in a friendly game with Numancia, it was possible to see signs against a transfer of CR7 to Simeone’s team.
FC Porto: The director general of SAD Estoril, Guilherme Muller, commented on the alleged interest of the dragons in André Franco. “André is a player who has had a fantastic season and we take interest from other clubs quite naturally. We will see what happens until the end of the market, knowing that he is a player who is completely identified with our project, whose we like it a lot, but we understand the inevitability of football. If a good proposal appears for us and for him, we will take it naturally. It’s part of our business. Negotiations in progress? Let’s see… Regarding André Franco and other players , there are expressions of interest, questions and, eventually, some negotiations that we are managing and that, when the time is right, we will communicate”, he advanced in a statement to SportTV.
Everton: Portuguese defender Rúben Vinagre will return to play in the English League until the end of the 2022/23 season, now at Everton, on loan from Sporting. This will be the 23-year-old side’s second adventure in the main English championship, after having worn the ‘colors’ of Wolverhampton between 2017 and 2020. “Everton has signed defender Rúben Vinagre from Sporting Clube de Portugal for the 2022 season /23. The 23-year-old Portuguese, who can play on the left side of the defense, is the second signing of coach Frank Lampard, after the arrival of James Tarkowski”, advanced, in a statement, Everton. Rúben Vinagre spoke of a “dream come true”, praising the “opportunity to be guided by a coach who is a football legend”. “It’s a dream come true to join a great club like Everton. The opportunity to work with very good players and a very good coach like Frank Lampard made me excited to sign. The coach is a football legend,” said the full-back. left, who will be a teammate of compatriot André Gomes.
PSG: RMC Sport advanced that Portuguese international Danilo Pereira, 30, will continue in the French champions, despite rumors of leaving. The defensive midfielder arrived in Paris in 2020/21 on loan from FC Porto, having signed a contract the following season valid until 2025.
Gil Vicente: FC Porto ceded the Portuguese defender Carraça to the gilistas. The 29-year-old right-back, who last season was on loan from the Dragons to BSAD, in which he played 29 games, goes to Barcelos with a contract valid for one season. Carraça arrives to fill, on the right side of the defense, the departure of the young Zé Carlos, who in 2021/22 was at Gil Vicente loaned by Sporting de Braga, and will now continue his career at Ibiza, in Spain. On loan for a season, but from Benfica, the 20-year-old central Tomás Araújo also arrives, who won the UEFA Youth League with the eagles.
Moreirense: Brazilian defender Rafael Santos is a reinforcement, having signed a contract for three seasons, with one more as an option. The 24-year-old player is international for Brazil’s youth teams and, in the 2020/2021 season, represented Apoel do Cyprus, where he was until May this year, on loan from Flamengo. The defender was trained at Flamengo and was part of the squad that became champions of Libertadores and Brasileirão in 2019. Central defender Artur Jorge, on the other hand, resigned, despite having a contract with the canons until June 2024. The 27-year-old player, now moves to the main league of the United Arab Emirates, having signed, for a season, by Al Bataeh. Artur Jorge did all his training at Braga, he also played at Vitória de Guimarães and Moreirense. Abroad he visited Steaua in Bucharest, Romania, and Apoel, in Cyprus.
Montevideo National: Uruguayan international Luis Suárez is back to his roots by signing a five-month contract with the club for which he debuted as a professional footballer. Nacional Montevideo president José Fuentes, speaking to Sport 890 radio, revealed that the former Ajax, Liverpool, FC Barcelona and Atlético de Madrid player would arrive in Montevideo this weekend and that he would “be ready” to play on Tuesday. for Nacional in the South American Cup match against Brazilians from Atlético Goianiense.
Union Touarga: The Portuguese winger André Claro, 31 years old, ex-Académico de Viseu, is a reinforcement of the Moroccan club for the next three seasons. Trained at FC Porto, the forward has stints at Famalicão, Arouca, Boavista and Estoril.