Three Premier League clubs are in the race to sign Benfica defender, Ruben Dias. It is reported that Manchester City, Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur have indicated an interest in the Benfica star.
Ruben Dias has been an ever-present figure in Benfica backline, playing the full 90 minutes in each of the clubs 20 league matches so far this season, helping the Portuguese giant to 13 clean sheets in the process.
Benfica are aware of the interest in the player and they have moved to tie the player down on a long term contract last November. He signed till 2024 with a whooping €100 million release clause.
Manchester City have been very keen on Dias, as there were report that they nearly submitted a bid for the player in January.
While Liverpool are also looking forward to strengthening their impressive side, and they see the 22-year-old Dias as a direct replacement for Dejan Loveren who is most likely to depart Anfield at the end of the season.
Tottenham Hotspur boss, Jose Mourinho is a strong admirer of the player, they both share the same manager in Jorge Mendez.
Reports suggest that Mourinho will spend a huge sum on his defence next season and Ruben Dias tops the list of possible arrivals.