Watford join Inter Milan and Lazio in chase for Boavista’s talented teen centre back Goncalo Cardoso
- Goncalo Cardoso is fast becoming one of the most sought-after teens in Europe
- Watford have joined Inter Milan and Lazio in the chase for Boavista centre back
- Cardoso plays for Portugal U19 and is sure to play for his country’s senior side
- The 18-year-old starlet has already made 16 senior appearances for Boavista
Watford are chasing Boavista’s highly-rated central defender Goncalo Cardoso.
The 18-year-old, who plays as a left centre back, is fast becoming one of the most sought-after teenagers in Europe, with a number of clubs monitoring his progress closely.
And Watford are among the clubs with a serious interest in the youngster.
Watford are keen on signing Boavista’s 18-year-old centre back Goncalo Cardoso
Cardoso is also being watched by Inter Milan and Lazio after starring for Boavista’s first-team
But the Hornets are facing stiff competition from Inter Milan and Lazio for the Portugal Under-19 international.
Despite his tender age, Cardoso has already made 16 senior appearances for the Portuguese club and is establishing himself as a regular in Boavista’s first XI.
He seems certain to become a senior Portugal international, and Watford are ready to strike a deal for the youngster before bigger clubs make their move.