Manchester United look set to rival Chelsea for RC Lens proper again Jonathan Clauss.
The West London membership have been monitoring Clauss for the previous yr, nevertheless United’s lack of high quality depth at proper again might have prompted them to steal a march on their Premier League rivals.
Naturally a wing-back, the 29-year-old is within the ultimate yr of his contract.
That might imply that he’s accessible to maneuver for as little as £8m on this window.
With United having already dedicated a big a part of their deliberate finances in direction of Frenkie de Jong and Lisandro Martinez such a knock-down worth would attraction to the membership.
Clauss has been an inclusion within the Ligue 1 Staff of the Season two years operating and will surely carry high quality to the aspect in an issue place.
The Frenchman was significantly productive final time period, registering 5 objectives and eleven assists in 35 league begins.
These numbers are higher than all of United’s fullback managed final season mixed.
Such numbers could be an enormous increase to the Purple Devils down the right-hand aspect, the place creativity has been briefly provide, significantly at fullback.
An absence of attacking output is the primary motive United might think about promoting Aaron Wan-Bissaka, and it could be a case of ready to discover a bidder for him earlier than transferring for Clauss.
In Chelsea’s case, they’re anticipated to attend and see if broke-not-broke Barcelona can stump up £7m for Cesar Azpillicueta earlier than making a transfer.
Each golf equipment might want to get a transfer on although, as Olympique Marseille are additionally within the image.