Manchester United fans are looking optimistic here in the Football Transfer Tavern, after hearing from Metro that the Red Devils are preparing a £30 million move for Brazilian star Roberto Firmino.
The 23-year-old attacking midfielder currently plies his trade for Bundesliga outfit Hoffenheim, and is attracting a vast amount of interest from European clubs.
A string of impressive performances for the German outfit has alerted Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal to his signature, with them now set to table a £30m summer bid.
The publication claims that Red Devils scouts were present at Hoffenheim’s latest Bundesliga fixture with Hamburg.
Several Manchester United fans inside the Football Transfer Tavern admit they have never actually seen Firmino play! But many of them like the sound of the Hoffenheim number 10, and feel like this player could add a new dimension to the Red Devils’ midfield.
Manchester United fans… Would you happy with signing Roberto Firmino for £30m? Is that too pricey for a footballer who hasn’t played in England yet? Let us know your feelings and opinions in the comments below!
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