Press in Portugal assures that Paulinho will cover Raúl Jiménez’s departure to Manchester United
The front Raúl Jiménez “he’s on his way to Manchester United”, since Nuno Espírito Santo, the Wolverhampton Wanderers manager, chose Paulinho, a Portuguese attacker from Braga, as a replacement for the Mexican, reports the press in Portugal.
According to ‘Radio and Television of Portugal’ (RTP), Raúl Jiménez He will leave for the north of the British island to wear the ‘Red Devils’ shirt, since the arrival of the 27-year-old European to the Premier League is “practically concluded”, in exchange for 35 million dollars, in an operation he manages the representative Jorge Mendes.
For its part, the newspaper ‘A Bola’ indicated that the departure of Raúl Jiménez the mancuniano team is “imminent” and Joao Paulo Dias It is the “ideal solution” to replace him, as he has numbers similar to those of the Mexican and is also to the coach’s total liking.
Raúl Jiménez concluded the last English soccer campaign with 53 appearances with Wolverhampton, in which he scored 17 goals taking into account the English league, FA Cup and Europa League, while Paulinho disputed a total of 44 duels with Braga and saw door 24 times.