FIFA investigates transfer of Bruno Fernandes to Manchester United
LEEDS: the apex football body, FIFA is investigating Bruno Fernandes 'transfer to Manchester united .
FIFA has decided to look into the matter as Fernandes' former club Samdoria lodged a complaint claiming that they are still owed money from a sell-on clause.
the now Manchester united player had moved to England in January this year for 47 million pounds, but Sampdoria, who sold the midfielder to Sporting C.P . Three years ago, they now argue that they should have paid around € 4m of the transfer fee due to a 10 percent sales clause.
We can confirm that on 3 April 2020 the Italian club, UC Sampdoria, lodged a claim with FIFA against the Portuguese club, Sporting Clube de Portugal , Related to financial obligations set out in the contract corresponding to the transfer of the Portuguese player, Bruno Miguel Borges Fernandes, Goal.com quoted a FIFA spokesperson as saying.
El asunto se is investigating actualmente y, en consecuencia, no podemos proporcionar más comentarios, agregó.
Fernandes, 25, had spent a season at Sampdoria before joining Sporting in 2017.
Ever since joining Manchester united , Fernandes has had an immediate impact and has been credited for turning around the fortunes of the team.
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the Premier league was suspended in March of this year due to COVID-19.