Lucas to wait until after Games, with United keen on wonderkid.
Manchester United target Lucas Moura has instead that he is focussed on Sao Paulo and Brazil, and will decide his future after the London Olympics.
The 19-year-old is currently participating in the Games with the Brazilian squad and the will-he-won’t-he transfer saga of the summer now looks certain to continue for at least another two weeks.
United reportedly saw a £26.5 million bid for Lucas rejected last week, with reports suggesting that the Old Trafford outfit were not prepared to increase their offer.
But Lucas’ agent Wagner Ribeiro said on Thursday that he had been instructed by the young winger to keep negotiating with the Premier League giants.
The 19-year-old has now revealed that he i solely focussed on the Games.
“I am focusing on my team, Sao Paulo and in Brazil’s national team at the moment. I’ll decide my future after the Olympics,” he said, according to Goal.com.
“It’s already a victory to be here. Now I have to be ready for any situation if Mano Menezes believes I have to play,” he added.
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