Rumour Has It: Man Utd to beat Chelsea in Sancho race

Jadon Sancho to Manchester United? The Premier League club believes it can prise the England international to Old Trafford in a deal worth £120million.

Borussia Dortmund star Jadon Sancho   -  Bongarts

Manchester United or Chelsea?

The two Premier League giants are reportedly going head-to-head in the race to sign Borussia Dortmund teenager and England international Jadon Sancho.

And the Manchester club feels it can prise the 19-year-old to Old Trafford.

TOP STORY – UNITED BELIEVE THEY CAN PIP CHELSEA TO SANCHO

Manchester United is confident it will beat rival Chelsea to the signing of in-demand Borussia Dortmund star Jadon Sancho, claims The Mirror.

Sancho is reportedly keen on returning to England, where the 19-year-old played for Manchester City's youth team before joining Bundesliga outfit Dortmund in 2017.

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Dortmund is apparently willing to offload Sancho at the right price and Premier League giant United believes it can prise the England international to Old Trafford in a deal worth £120million (€142.5m).

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- The Sun reports United is set for a double swoop to sign Aston Villa star Jack Grealish and Leicester City attacker James Maddison . Grealish has reportedly given the go-ahead for a move to Old Trafford, while Maddison has apparently been in talks over a contract extension with Leicester.

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- According to The Express, Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho is plotting a £120m transfer spree at the end of the season. Benfica defender Ruben Dias is a target, as well as Norwich City's Max Aarons, Bournemouth centre-back Nathan Ake and Leicester full-back Ben Chilwell.

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