Manchester United plot Joao Felix bid as Chelsea err against permanent move: report

Manchester United rumoured transfer target Joao Felix of Chelsea looks on prior to the UEFA Champions League quarter-final first leg match between Real Madrid and Chelsea at the Santiagio Bernabeu on April 12, 2023 in Madrid, Spain.
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Manchester United are considering a summer swoop for Joao Felix, with Chelsea set to opt against making the forward's loan from Atletico Madrid permanent.

Felix, 23, joined the Blues in January on a deal until the end of the season, having extended his Atletico contract until 2027 before the move.

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Tom Hancock

Tom Hancock started freelancing for FourFourTwo in April 2019 and has also written for the Premier League and Opta Analyst, among others. He supports Wycombe Wanderers and has a soft spot for Wealdstone. A self-confessed statto, he has been known to watch football with a spreadsheet (or several) open...