Register Login Scores

LaLiga

Reports: City & Barca Leading Race For 'Next Ronaldo'

With teams in Europe looking to prepare for the 2019/20 season, it is believed that Manchester City and FC Barcelona are right at the front of the race to sign a Portuguese wonderkid who has been labelled the "next Cristiano Ronaldo".

Mourinho Makes Shock Messi Ballon d'Or Claim

Joao Felix has impressed in a big way since bursting on to the scene at Benfica, with many top European clubs reportedly after his signature.

The 19-year-old enjoyed a sublime 2018/19 campaign, contributing to 31 goals in 43 matches across all competitions.

According to Portuguese journalist Rui Pedro Braz, who was speaking on TVi24, Pep Guardiola's City and Spanish giants Barca have emerged as the favourites to sign the starlet.

Watch: Casillas on Zidane

Felix has been compared to his compatriot Ronaldo, although he plays more in the role of a second striker than a left winger.

The attacker has four years remaining on his current contract, which reportedly contains a release clause of €120 million (R1.9 billion).

Mbappe Sends Golden Shoe Message To Messi

The likes of Manchester United and Atletico Madrid are also believed to be interested in the youngster.

Are you excited to see what the future holds for Felix? Let us know in the comments section below. 

1 comments

Top 5

Nedbank Cup Fixtures Confirmed!

19 Jul 10, 2020 07:12 AM in Nedbank Cup

The 10 Richest Footballers In The World

11 May 20, 2020 08:32 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

11 Footballers Who Went Broke

28 Jun 10, 2020 07:15 PM in World News

Ex-Star Confirms Smallest Pay Cheque At Chiefs

25 Jul 09, 2020 06:29 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Sirino Confirms He Splurged The Cash This New Mansion!

3 Jul 08, 2020 11:00 AM in Ballers Cribs & Travels

Breaking: Rulani Returns To Sundowns

121 Jul 08, 2020 11:13 AM in Mamelodi Sundowns

#KhuneSignsForPirates Breaks The internet!

13 Jul 08, 2020 08:41 AM in The Best Of The Rest

10 Confirmed Transfers You May Have Missed

1 Jul 05, 2020 12:00 PM in World News

Rest In Peace Khunadi 'Kaka' Nkoana!

14 Jul 07, 2020 07:28 PM in PSL

‘South African Sirino’ To Take PSL By Storm

27 Jul 09, 2020 09:47 AM in PSL

10 Footballers Who Lied About Their Age

52 May 10, 2020 07:16 PM in International

The Highest-Paid Footballers In The World Today

11 Mar 29, 2020 07:16 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

2 Starlets Who Will Be Waiting To Hear From Pirates…

1 Jul 09, 2020 07:32 AM in Orlando Pirates