Renato Sanches

Ulrich Hoeness, President of German Bundesliga football club Bayern Munich stands in the courtroom during his trial for tax evasion at the Higher Regional Court of Munich on March 13, 2014
Uli Hoeness: 'Bayern Munich to focus on own talent'
Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness says that his club will focus on 'developing their own players' rather than continually entering the transfer market.
Mar 13, 17:34
Arturo Vidal celebrates scoring during the Champions League quarter-final between Bayern Munich and Benfica on April 5, 2016
Report: Chelsea lining up move for Bayern Munich midfielder Arturo Vidal
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte reportedly earmarks Bayern Munich midfielder Arturo Vidal as one of his main transfer targets.
Dec 21, 14:59
Portugal's Renato Sanches vies with Estonia's Ilja Antonov during the international friendly on June 8, 2016
Rio Ferdinand: 'I would have dragged Renato Sanches to Manchester United'
Rio Ferdinand jokes that he would have "dragged" Bayern Munich and Portugal prodigy Renato Sanches "by his hair" to Manchester United in the summer.
Nov 10, 17:08
Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford in action for his side during their Premier League clash with Leicester City at Old Trafford on September 24, 2016
Marcus Rashford pipped to Golden Boy award by Renato Sanches
Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford comes second to European Golden Boy winner Renato Sanches.
Oct 24, 12:28
Renato Sanches in action for Benfica on January 31, 2016
Renato Sanches: 'I chose Bayern Munich because they showed belief in me'
Renato Sanches reveals that he chose to join Bayern Munich because they put in a "lot of effort" to sign him from Benfica.
Sep 21, 20:35
Black widow Louis van Gaal watches on during the Premier League game between West Bromwich Albion and Manchester United on March 6, 2016
Bayern Munich confirm Renato Sanches had "firm offer" from Manchester United
Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge claims that the club snatched Renato Sanches after Manchester United's "firm offer" fell away.
Sep 14, 12:58
Renato Sanches in action for Benfica on January 31, 2016
Jose Mourinho: 'I would have fought to sign Renato Sanches'
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho admits that he would have fought to sign Renato Sanches had he been appointed earlier.
Aug 6, 21:40
Carlo Ancelotti, coach of Real Madrid reacts during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final first leg match between Real Madrid and Borussia Dortmund at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on April 2, 2014
Carlo Ancelotti's summer transfer business complete
Bayern Munich boss Carlo Ancelotti insists that his club's transfer business in this summer's window is now complete.
Jul 19, 17:37
Antoine Griezmann celebrates scoring during the Euro 2016 RO16 match between France and Republic of Ireland on June 26, 2016
Antoine Griezmann named Euro 2016 Player of the Tournament
France forward Antoine Griezmann is named the Player of the Tournament at Euro 2016 having scored six goals and assisted two more to help the hosts to the final.
Jul 11, 14:32
Chris Coleman leads a Wales training session on March 22, 2016
Team News: Andy King, James Collins come into Wales team
Andy King and James Collins replace Ben Davies and Aaron Ramsey in the Wales team for Wednesday's Euro 2016 semi-final against Portugal in Lyon.
Jul 6, 19:01
Portugal's Renato Sanches vies with Estonia's Ilja Antonov during the international friendly on June 8, 2016
Nani: 'Manchester United will regret missing out on Renato Sanches'
Nani says that Portuguese teammate Renato Sanches turned down the chance to join Manchester United this summer.
Jul 2, 10:04
Portugal's Renato Sanches vies with Estonia's Ilja Antonov during the international friendly on June 8, 2016
Jose Fonte: 'Manchester United will regret Renato Sanches gaffe'
Portugal defender Jose Fonte says that Manchester United will 'regret' missing out on Renato Sanches, who swapped Benfica for Bayern Munich before Euro 2016.
Jul 1, 16:02
Portugal's Renato Sanches vies with Estonia's Ilja Antonov during the international friendly on June 8, 2016
Renato Sanches: 'Portugal don't care about criticism'
Portugal midfielder Renato Sanches says that he and his teammates do not care about the criticism that has come their way during their run to the Euro 2016 semi-finals.
Jul 1, 11:44
Cristiano Ronaldo during the Euro 2016 Group F game between Portugal and Iceland on June 14, 2016
Result: Portugal beat Poland on penalties to reach semi-finals of Euro 2016
Portugal beat Poland 5-4 on penalties to reach the semi-finals of Euro 2016.
Jun 30, 22:47
Portugal's Renato Sanches vies with Estonia's Ilja Antonov during the international friendly on June 8, 2016
Team News: Renato Sanches starts for Portugal, Poland unchanged
Bayern Munich teenager Renato Sanches starts for Portugal in their Euro 2016 quarter-final against Poland at the Stade Velodrome.
Jun 30, 19:04
Cristiano Ronaldo during the Euro 2016 Group F game between Portugal and Iceland on June 14, 2016
Live Commentary: Poland 1-1 Portugal (4-5 on penalties) - as it happened
Sports Mole provides live text commentary of the quarter-final clash between Poland and Portugal in Marseille at Euro 2016.
Jun 30, 18:00
Ricardo Quaresma celebrates scoring during the Euro 2016 RO16 match between Croatia and Portugal on June 25, 2016
Result: Ricardo Quaresma sends Portugal into last eight
Ricardo Quaresma scores in the 117th minute as Portugal book their spot in the quarter-finals of Euro 2016 with a 1-0 win over Croatia in Lens.
Jun 25, 22:33
Portugal's forward Cristiano Ronaldo controls the ball during the friendly against Estonia on June 8, 2016
Team News: Cristiano Ronaldo captains Portugal in Euro 2016 opener against Iceland
Cristiano Ronaldo leads the line for Portugal as they get their Euro 2016 Group F campaign underway against Iceland in Saint-Etienne.
Jun 14, 19:15
Roy 'wibble wobble' Hodgson gives orders during an England training session on March 22, 2016
Preview: England vs. Portugal
Sports Mole looks ahead to Thursday's Euro 2016 warm-up match between England and Portugal at Wembley.
Jun 1, 15:26
Dortmund's defender Mats Hummels (R) celebrates with his teammates after scoring during the German first division Bundesliga football match against Hannover 96 on March 22, 2014
Bayern Munich complete signing of Borussia Dortmund's Mats Hummels
Following the signing of Renato Sanches, Bayern Munich also confirm the arrival of Mats Hummels from Borussia Dortmund.
May 10, 11:45
Renato Sanches in action for Benfica on January 31, 2016
Bayern Munich sign Renato Sanches
Supposed Manchester United target Renato Sanches completes a move to Bayern Munich on a five-year deal.
May 10, 11:11
Renato Sanches in action for Benfica on January 31, 2016
Manchester United, Benfica hold Renato Sanches talks?
A report in Portugal claims that discussions between Manchester United and Benfica over the transfer of Renato Sanches have reached an advanced stage.
Apr 28, 10:46
Renato Sanches in action for Benfica on January 31, 2016
Manchester City join Renato Sanches hunt?
A report claims that Manchester City are ready to battle Manchester United for the services of Benfica's young midfielder Renato Sanches.
Apr 24, 09:31
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho watches on prior to the game with Spurs on November 29, 2015
Jose Mourinho tells Paris Saint-Germain he is bound for Manchester United?
Jose Mourinho turns down the chance to coach Paris Saint-Germain because he is so sure that he will be Manchester United's next manager, according to a report.
Apr 17, 10:17
Renato Sanches in action for Benfica on January 31, 2016
Report: Manchester United watch Benfica's Renato Sanches against Bayern Munich
A report claims that Manchester United once again scouted Benfica midfielder Renato Sanches in Wednesday's Champions League clash against Bayern Munich.
Apr 14, 15:41
Renato Sanches in action for Benfica on January 31, 2016
Report: Arsenal join Renato Sanches hunt
Arsenal reportedly sent a scout to watch supposed Manchester United target Renato Sanches in action for Benfica at the weekend.
Apr 12, 09:44
Cristiano Ronaldo reacts after failing to score a penalty kick during the friendly between Portugal and Bulgaria at Magalhaes Pessoa stadium in Leiria on March 25, 2016
Result: Cristiano Ronaldo misses penalty in Portugal loss
Cristiano Ronaldo misses from the penalty spot as Portugal lose 1-0 at home to Bulgaria in Friday night's international friendly in Leiria.
Mar 25, 22:38
The handsome Nicolas Lombaerts and Jonas in action during the thrilling Champions League game between Zenit and Benfica on March 9, 2016
Result: Benfica sneak past Zenit St Petersburg to reach Champions League quarter-finals
Nicolas Gaitan's late goal helps Benfica to a 3-1 aggregate victory over Zenit St Petersburg in the last 16 of the Champions League.
Mar 9, 18:56
Renato Sanches in action for Benfica on January 31, 2016
Liverpool 'send scouts to watch Renato Sanches'
Liverpool reportedly send scouts to watch Benfica youngster Renato Sanches, who is also thought to be on the radar of Real Madrid, Manchester United and Chelsea.
Feb 16, 14:18
Renato Sanches in action for Benfica on January 31, 2016
Report: Real Madrid join Renato Sanches race
A report claims that Real Madrid will go head to head with Manchester United for the signing of Benfica attacker Renato Sanches next summer.
Feb 11, 14:02
Renato Sanches in action for Benfica on January 31, 2016
Manchester United make improved Renato Sanches bid?
A Portuguese report claims that Manchester United and Benfica are closer to reaching an agreement over the transfer of Renato Sanches.
Feb 7, 11:09
Renato Sanches in action for Benfica on January 31, 2016
Manchester United bid £22m for Renato Sanches?
Manchester United reportedly submit a bid of £22m to Benfica for highly-rated teenage midfielder Renato Sanches.
Feb 1, 08:48
Atletico Madrid's Argentinian forward Luciano Vietto (L) celebrates with a teammate after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League Group C football match SL Benfica vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the Luz stadium in Lisbon on December 8, 2015.
Match Analysis: Benfica 1-2 Atletico Madrid
Sports Mole analyses Atletico Madrid's 2-1 win over Benfica, sending the La Liga side through to the Champions League knockout stage as Group C winners.
Dec 8, 22:17
Atletico Madrid's Argentinian forward Luciano Vietto (L) celebrates with a teammate after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League Group C football match SL Benfica vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the Luz stadium in Lisbon on December 8, 2015.
Result: Atletico Madrid win group after beating Benfica
Atletico Madrid qualify for the last 16 of the Champions League as group winners after beating Benfica 2-1 in Portugal.
Dec 8, 21:37
Atletico Madrid's midfielder Saul Niguez (R) celebrates with his teammate Atletico Madrid's defender Juanfran (L) after scoring a goal against SL Benfica during the UEFA Champions League Group C football match SL Benfica vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the
Half-Time Report: Atletico Madrid on course to win group
A goal from Saul Niguez gives Atletico Madrid a 1-0 lead against Benfica at the Estadio da Luz.
Dec 8, 20:39
Benfica's Brazilian forward Jonas (L) celebrates with teammates after scoring the opening goal during the Portuguese league football match SL Benfica vs Ass Academica de Coimbra at the Luz stadium in Lisbon on December 4, 2015
Result: Jonas brace fires Benfica to victory over Academica de Coimbra
Benfica ease to a 3-0 victory over Academica de Coimbra in the Primeira Liga thanks to two goals from the penalty spot from Jonas and a strike from Renato Sanches.
Dec 4, 22:24
Astana's players celebrate a goal during the UEFA Champions League group C football match between FC Astana and Galatasaray AS at the Astana Arena stadium in Astana on September 30, 2015
Half-Time Report: Astana keeping qualification hopes alive
Champions League minnows Astana hold a 2-1 lead over Benfica after 45 minutes of their clash in Kazakhstan.
Nov 25, 15:48
Benfica's Argentinian midfielder Nicolas Gaitan celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League football match Club Atletico de Madrid vs SL Benfica at the Vicente Calderon stadium in Madrid on September 30, 2015
Team News: Benfica without suspended Nicolas Gaitan
Benfica will have to make do without midfielder Nicolas Gaitan for today's Champions League clash away at Astana.
Nov 25, 14:19



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2Tottenham HotspurSpurs38268486266086
3Manchester CityMan City38239680394178
4Liverpool382210678423676
5Arsenal38236977443375
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RHull City3897223780-4334
RMiddlesbrough38513202753-2628
RSunderland3866262969-4024