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Man Utd transfer news: Fabinho deal possible say Monaco


Man Utd told what chance they have of signing Fabinho in January
Fabinho in action for Monaco (Getty)

Manchester United have been given encouragement that a deal can be reached to sign Fabinho in the future.

Monaco’s defensive midfielder was strongly linked with a move over the summer after playing an integral role in his club’s Ligue 1 title win and run in the Champions League.

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While many of his team-mates moved on, Fabinho remained at Monaco. But the French club’s vice-president has signalled a future move is possible.

‘He’s one of the key players in our squad, a very regular player,’ Vadim Vasilyev told Sky Sports.

‘He’s very important, we can always count on. We are very happy that we managed to keep him. I think this is one player you want to keep forever.

‘But we realise in Monaco we have a certain model, that at a certain moment when we feel it’s right we have to let players go in order to be successful again. This is not only about…

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