Matheus Nunes: Wolves agree club-record £42.2m deal to sign Sporting Lisbon midfielder

Wolves have agreed a club-record £42.2m deal to sign Sporting Lisbon midfielder Matheus Nunes.

Bruno Lage’s facet can pay an preliminary £38m plus £4.2m in add-ons for the 23-year-old, who’s a Portugal worldwide.

Personal phrases are but to be finalised with Nunes however Wolves are hopeful of registering the participant by noon on Friday for him to be concerned in Saturday’s sport at Tottenham.

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The potential £42.2m deal would eclipse the £35m Wolves paid Porto two years in the past for ahead Fabio Silva, who has been loaned to Belgian facet Anderlecht this season.

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The Good Morning Transfers panel focus on Wolves goal Matheus Nunes after stories recommend the membership have agreed a club-record payment for the Sporting Lisbon midfielder

Nunes, who scored in Sporting’s 3-0 residence win over Rio Ave on Saturday, has spent the final three-and-a-half seasons on the Lisbon membership having joined from Estoril in January 2019.

He has made 76 appearances and scored seven targets in all competitions for the Lions. He additionally has eight caps and one objective for his nation having made his debut for Portugal final yr.

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West Ham had additionally been in for Nunes this summer season however Hammers boss David Moyes revealed final week “the player didn’t want to come”.

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Nunes is about to develop into Wolves’ third summer season signing after the arrivals of Portugal ahead Goncalo Guedes from Valencia and Burnley defender Nathan Collins.

‘Nunes is without doubt one of the greatest gamers in Portugal’

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Portuguese soccer professional Pedro Sepulveda says potential new Wolves signing Matheus Nunes is without doubt one of the brightest abilities at the moment enjoying within the nation

Portuguese soccer journalist Pedro Sepulveda talking to Sky Sports News about Nunes:

“I really think this transfer record for Wolves is worth it. We are talking about one of the best players in Portugal these days. He will be at the World Cup for Portugal in Qatar.

“I actually suppose this is without doubt one of the greatest midfielders these days in soccer. We have to wait now and see how he’s going to react and his affect within the Premier League.

“But if he fits in his first season in England then we’ll talk about this player in the next transfer window.

“If he goes nicely at Wolves we are able to simply speak about an enormous switch within the subsequent switch window for one more staff.”

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Portuguese soccer journalist Pedro Sepulveda talking to Sky Sports News about the way forward for Benfica striker Goncalo Ramos:

“I can tell you Southampton were in Denmark when Benfica played against Midtjylland in the Champions League [earlier this month] and Southampton had a meeting with Benfica president Rui Costa to know the price of the player and find out Benfica’s conditions to make this deal.

“Wolves need the participant too and a few weeks in the past they made a proposal to Benfica and that provide was a mortgage, value €5m with an obligation to purchase round €30m.

“I can also reveal that Wolves boss Bruno Lage has already made the call to Ramos to know if he wants to join Wolves because they’ve already worked together and Lage has told Ramos he wants him at Wolves.”

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