After helping Portugal reach the semi finals in Portugal's latest campaign for glory its no surprise that Sir Alex Ferguson has show great interest in signing Portuguese midfielder Joao Moutinho.
The interest in Moutinho also comes after Fergie's fight to sign Luka Modric for Tottenham for ?40 million but still to no avail. After the frustration of his on-going battle to sign the Croatian midfielder Fergie looked into signing another Portugese player for his squad which includes Portuguese team mate Nani.
According to The Sun, Manchester United have started talks for the attacking midfielder with his current club Porto, They started the talks with The Red Devils offering ?25 million.
Sir Alex is going to have some competition for Mourtinho's signature though as both Tottenham and Chelsea have also shown great interest in him.