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Juventus to rival Manchester United for Benfica midfielder

Juventus have joined Manchester United in showing an interest in teenage Benfica midfielder Joao Felix.

Felix has been touted as a successor to Cristiano Ronaldo in the Portugal national side and could attract offers of up to £100m this summer.

According to Sky Italia, Juventus are serious in their pursuit of the Portuguese youngster, having already arranged a meeting with Benfica and the player’s agent Jorge Mendes.

Juventus and Manchester United are expected to go head-to-head for his coveted signature.

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