MANCHESTER UNITED’S Fred chase has hit a speed bump with the Brazil ace stalling over his move.
The midfielder, 25, was a shock call-up for this summer’s World Cup after a brilliant season with Shakhtar Donestsk.
AFP or licensors Fred says he is focused on Brazil’s World Cup bid as United try to finalise a move
And as United close in on a £52million deal, Fred wants to his pause as he focuses on his job for the Samba Stars.
He said: “Maybe after the World Cup I will make the choice.
“Now, I am only thinking about the World Cup.”
United had hoped to complete a deal while Fred was in England for Brazil’s friendly against Croatia at Anfield.