Manchester United and Liverpool told Lucas Rodrigues offer must be irresistible

17 November 2011 06:38
Sao Paulo have told Manchester United and Liverpool to make them an offer they can't refuse in order to secure the services of star man Lucas Rodrigues. [LNB]The Premier League giants are locked in a battle with a host of other top European clubs, including Real Madrid, Inter and AC Milan, for the 19-year-old midfielder, with a fee of ?25million expected to be the opening bid. [LNB] Head boy: Lucas Rodrigues is one of the most in-demand players in South America[LNB]  Lucas was named player of the tournament at the recent South American Under 20 Championships, while he's also picked up 10 full international caps, scoring one goal. [LNB]  And with clubs cranking up their efforts to lure him to Europe ahead of the January transfer window, a Sao Paulo source told talkSport: 'Our idea is not to sell and definitely not in January. We would only be willing to let him go if an irresistible offer comes in.'[LNB]Lucas' current deal expires in 2016.[LNB][LNB]

Source: Daily_Mail