“I’ve come back and I feel calm, I feel stronger mentally and physically. I can play as a midfielder, as a winger, as a holding midfielder. I’ll play wherever the manager plays me but my best position is as a (central) No. 6, eight or 10.”
Valencia winding up loan deal for Andreas Periera
According to spanish outlet Deporte Valenciano, Andreas Periera to Valencia is a done deal. In March 2015, Andreas Periera made his Premier League appearance against TottenhamHotspur as a substitute for Juan Mata. Periera signed a new contract with Manchester United till 2018 in the same season. Andreas Peiera was voted United’s U-21 player of the year for 2014-2015 season. In August 2016, he was sent on a season-long loan deal to Spanish outfit Granada. He made his first appearance for the Nazaries against UD Las Palmas. The young Brazilian midfielder had an impressive season at Granada scoring 5 goals and 3 assists.
As per the reports by the spanish outlet, Manchester United and Valencia have reached an agreement for a season-long loan deal. Peter Lim, owner of Valencia C.F. travelled to Manchester to complete the deal. However, since the news was reported on Monday by Deporte Valenciano on completion of the deal, any such news has not yet been reported by any other news outlet. Both the teams have not confirmed the news as yet. Many sources has been claiming the interests and even negotiations, but not a single outlet reported the deal as an ‘official’ one. Andreas Periera has been showing what he is capable of during United’s pre-season tour and insisted upon not sending him to loan for another season. The Brazilian has asked Jose Mourinho to keep him at Old Trafford and give him the chance to show his capabilities as a midfielder as reported by Manchester Evening News. Periera would be hoping to play as one of United’s integral part for this season and he would be happy to play in any position needed by the Portugese manager. Mourinho played him in a central midfield role during the pre-season tour. He explained
Valencia have till thursday before the transfer window closes to seal the deal for Periera. Andreas Periera has some serious skills upon his sleeve which he has shown during his loan spell at Granada. The Brazilian midfielder is raring to go this season and will be a surprise package for the Premier League if he stays at Old Trafford.