Agent admits Man Utd watching Sporting Lisbon keeper Rui Patricio

The agent of Sporting Lisbon goalkeeper Rui Patricio has confirmed the interest of Manchester United.

United boss Sir Alex Ferguson is considering Patricio as a replacement for veteran Dutchman Edwin van der Sar.

The player’s agent Carlos Goncalves admitted: “It is a fact that he has been observed by Manchester, even since the time Carlos Queiroz was there.”

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