This was disclosed by respected transfer expert and sports journalist, Nicolo Schira, who works for Gazzetta dello Sport.
Schira made this known in a tweet on his official Twitter page on Saturday.
He wrote: “Manchester United are in very advanced talks and want to close for Bruno Fernandes.
“Red Devils have offered to Sporting €60M + Marcos Rojo on loan.
“For Bruno is ready a contract until 2025 with a wages of €6M plus bonuses a year. transfers MUFC.”
DAILY POST had reported that Man United were interested in signing Fernandes last summer.
But Fernandes ended up staying at Sporting and even signed a new deal last November.