In recent months, Goncalo Inacio has been linked with a move to the Premier League.
During the summer transfer window, clubs such as Liverpool and Newcastle United were keeping tabs on the defender, and according to Football Insider, Newcastle could potentially rekindle their pursuit of the 22-year-old midway through the season.
The Sporting CP defender has established himself as an important player for his team, and his recent performances have delighted Newcastle. The defender’s contract includes a £52 million release clause, and it remains to be seen whether Newcastle are willing to activate it in January.
A move to the Premier League would be a significant step forward in the 22-year-old’s career, and he will aim to put his skills to the test.
himself at the pinnacle of his abilities.
Newcastle are in the UEFA Champions League and need to bring in more talent in the coming months.
The Magpies were one of the finest defensive teams in the league last season, but they’ve looked fragile at the back this year. Someone like Inacio might vastly enhance them, and he could establish a solid defensive partnership with Sven Botman for many years to come.
The Portuguese international is versatile enough to play as a left-back as well, and he might be a long-term club asset. Although the £52 million asking price may appear high at the moment, the defender has the potential to repay the investment in the long run.