But he says he is not about to depart Estadio Jose Alvalade despite the interest from the English champions.
"I hope I will stay for at least two years and that this team will stick together for that long," he told NOS Sport.
"I really like being at Sporting and that is seen on the field. I have no reason to leave - I look around and I have all I want.
"Sporting are a really big club and their fans are fantastic. What more could I want?"