Goncalo Guedes is reportedly close to joining Paris Saint-Germain
Manchester United have reportedly been tracking Goncalo Guedes for months and his agent Jorge Mendes is said to have met with Benfica president Luis Filipe Vieira to discuss the move.
Portuguese newspaper Record claimed last week Guedes will leave Benfica in the coming days for a fee of around £26million.
However, according to reports in France, it will be to Paris Saint-Germain and not United.
Goncalo Guedes has been compared to Cristiano Ronaldo
French website CanalSupporters claims Guedes has held talks with PSG director Patrick Kluivert and he is now close to signing for the Ligue 1 Champions.
The report says Kluivert is currently in Portugal to put the final touches to the deal along with Benfica officials.
Guedes is an exciting attacking talent and has been dubbed the 'new Cristiano Ronaldo'.
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The 20-year-old striker has made 28 appearances for Benfica this season, scoring seven goals and providing seven assists.
I have no indication that Goncalo Guedes will leave Benfica
Benfica boss Rui Vitoria
He was dropped to the bench for Benfica's 4-0 win over Tondela at the weekend and Benfica boss Rui Vitoria claimed he was uncertain on the striker's future.
"I understood that it was not the game for Goncalo Guedes to play," Vitoria said.
"I have to take options, there are more players in Benfica and I chose. I have no indication that he will leave.”