are prepared to meet the whopping £105million release clause in Joao Felix's contract in order to sign him from Benfica.
According to Portuguese outlet Record
, United are prepared to spend big the get ahead in the race to sign the 19-year-old.
He scored 20 goals and assisted 11 in his breakthrough season with Benfica.
Felix has no shortage of admirers across Europe after such an impressive campaign in Portugal.
He has also been linked with Manchester City, who could step up their pursuit of Felix if Leroy Sane departs for Bayern Munich.
Real Madrid have been linked with a move for the teenager since April while reports in Portugal over the weekend said Atletico Madrid sent scouts to watch Felix at the weekend.