PSG favourites to sign Manuel Ugarte; Chelsea leave the race

Paris Saint Germain will be signing a new midfielder this summer from Sporting Lisbon.

In the fast-paced world of football transfers, clubs are constantly eyeing for the signatures of promising young talents. One such talent that has caught the attention of several top European clubs is Manuel Ugarte, the talented midfielder currently plying his trade at Sporting Lisbon. However, in a recent twist of events, Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) has emerged as the frontrunners to secure Ugarte’s services, with Chelsea are out of the race.

Manuel Ugarte’s rise to prominence has been nothing short of remarkable. The 20-year-old Uruguayan has showcased exceptional technical skills, vision, and an impressive work rate, making him one of the most sought-after young midfielders in Europe. His performances for Sporting Lisbon have not gone unnoticed, attracting the attention of several elite clubs eager to bolster their midfield options.


Initially, Chelsea seemed to be the frontrunners in the race to sign Ugarte. The London club’s reputation for improving young talents and their recent successes on the European stage made them an attractive destination. However, recent reports suggest that PSG has now overtaken Chelsea as the favorites to secure the young midfielder’s signature.