Evanilson de Lima has been one of the great surprises of the season by Porto. The striker has recorded some great numbers -21 goals in 46 games- and his performances have aroused the interest of several clubs in Europe. Manchester United is the main candidate to opt for his signing.
In fact, the 'Red Devils' have already made their first proposal for the footballer, which has been declined by the Portuguese entity. The Old Trafford club offered 60 million euros plus five in variables, and after Porto's refusal, United will offer 70 million. For now, however, the Portuguese refuse to go below 80 million euros.
After a first year of adaptation between the subsidiary and the first team, with whom he only scored four goals in his first season, the Brazilian has been uncovered with the Porto first team, with whom he has become champion of the Primeira Liga. The Portuguese team had 26 wins and four draws in the first 30 days of the league.
Who is his idol?
I'm at a good level, but I'm not at the top yet. I'll continue working to continue growing and if a great team appears...", the attacker told 'Lance', hinting at the possibility of signing for a great club. United closely follow 'Lewanilson', as Evanilson is nicknamed in reference to Robert Lewandowski.