Benfica will try to sign Mayke from Cruzeiro in the summer
Mayke was one of the highlights of the 2014 season in Brazil and he has managed to capture Benfica's attention through his skills.
According to Portuguese journal O Jogo, Benfica are impressed by the 22-year-old's speed and technique and wants to purchase him from Cruzeiro in the middle of the year. They say that Benfica's president has intensified talks with Cruzeiro's Gilvan, but the Brazilian club denies receiving any proposal for the player from them. The Portuguese newspaper highlights that Mayke is also in the sights of Porto and Inter Milan. It's believed that Cruzeiro would demand a price around €5 million for 70% rights of the full-back.