- Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder, Fred, has revealed a huge hint that he might be heading to Manchester United this summer
- If his response to a friend congratulating him on social media is anything to go by
- But a formal move will be announced after the World Cup
Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder, Fred, has revealed a huge hint that he might be heading to Manchester United this summer after his latest activity on Twitter.
The Brazil star a surprise inclusion in his South American giant's World Cup squad, has thrown fuel on the fire with United fans convinced he's signing.
The 25-year-old Fred last night responded to a friend's tweet congratulating him on his impending move after a Manchester Evening News article claimed a deal was close.
The pal quote-tweeted a story, saying: "Congratulations, deserved."
Fred responded with "Thank you Nany", followed by a heart emoji.
The account called "Fred08oficial" is not verified on Twitter, but the MEN claim after an investigation they can reveal it his the Brazilian's official page.
However, should the potential move go ahead, it will likely happen after this summer's World Cup in Russia.
NAIJ.com previously reported that Premier League giants, Manchester United, are hoping to sign Shakhtar Donetsk playmaker Fred before the World Cup, according to reports.
Jose Mourinho hinted he wants to sign a Brazilian and has been chasing the Shakhtar ace.
Fred, 25, who was included in Brazil squad for the World Cup is heading to Europe next week as South American giants face Croatia at Anfield in a warm-up for this summer's tournament.
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