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Man United bid €35m for another Benfica defender

Mourinho’s side will then face Real Madrid at the home of the San Francisco 49ers National Football League team and Barcelona at the Washington Redskins’ FedExField.And an upgrade at right-back appears to be on his agenda.Benfica president Luis Feipe Viera, who has extensive dealings with Manchester United of late, is hoping for an auction to sell Semedo.The Sweden worldwide has completed a big-money move from Benfica to become Jose Mourinho’s first signing of the 2017 summer transfer window. However, speculation over Semedo had cooled in recent weeks amid suggestions claiming he could instead make a move to Barcelona.The 23-year-old right back has impressed at Benfica, where he has played since 2013.Hector Bellerin is still being heavily linked with Barcelona but may be hard to prise away from Arsenal.”Semedo has it all”, he admitted.In a Q&A with MUTV, he added: “I’ve spoken to him”.This O Jogo report is nearly certainly the basis for Mundo Deportivo claims on Monday afternoon that Manchester United have already offered €35m for Semedo.New Manchester United signing Victor Lindelof has revealed that phone calls from manager Jose Mourinho convinced him to join the Premier League club.United will play against Barcelona, Manchester City and Real Madrid in the International Champions Cup, which is held in the United States.Mundo Deportivo suggests that Barcelona don’t plan on entering the race anytime soon as signing Bellerin from Arsenal remains as Ernesto Valverde’s top priority.Benfica’s Viera subsequently intends to welcome a bidding war for the Portugal worldwide defender.