Sporting Lisbon will be looking to close the gap on Benfica on Saturday night when they take on Pacos de Ferreira in the Portuguese top flight and the match has taken on a little significance for Manchester United.
David Moyes’ side, will, according to Portuguese newspaper O Jogo, have scouts in attendance to watch William Carvalho, Carlos Mane and Bebe.
Manchester United have been heavily linked with William Carvalho in recent months, watching him in pretty much every game he plays.
The strong defensive midfielder may already have signed for Manchester United, if you believe certain reports.
Another Sporting Lisbon player interesting Manchester United is forward Carlos Mane, a talented attacker, emerging as a youngster to watch.
Just 23-years-old, Bebe has one year left on his Manchester United contract, has scored eight goals this season and has been tipped to win Young Player of the Year awards in Portugal.