Man Utd, Monaco branded "sharks" for William Carvalho pursuit

Sporting Lisbon coach Leonardo Jardim has played down his influence on William Carvalho's success this season.

Sporting Lisbon coach Leonardo Jardim has played down his influence on William Carvalho's success this season.

Newly capped by Portugal, the midfielder is a big money target for Manchester United and AS Monaco.

Jardim brands interested clubs as "sharks" and added: "If it turns out he is appreciated, it's because the principal is himself, because he took the opportunity given to him and showed his skills.

"The coach just steered."

 
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