Three-time European champions Manchester United will have to fend off the threat of Liverpool in the race to sign RB Leipzig striker Timo Werner.
According to Eurosport, the Red Devils are interested in a deal for German international Timo Werner in January.
Manchester United are not the only club keen on a January transfer for Timo Werner who has been one of the best players in the German top flight this term.
Reigning European champions Liverpool are also interested in Werner who’s rated at £27m at the moment.
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Both Liverpool and Manchester United were linked with Timo Werner in the summer but the petite attacker stayed at RB Leipzig for the start of this season.
Timo Werner has been in the goals for RB Leipzig this season after netting 13 goals and five assists in 15 games in all competitions this term.
He has scored nine goals and also provided three assists in just 10 German Bundesliga games this season.
The German striker will add the much needed firepower to the Manchester United attack.
England international Marcus Rashford is the leading goalscorer in the Manchester United team in the Premier League this season with just five goals followed by Anthony Martial, Daniel James and Scott McTominay (three goals).
Manchester United In Pole Position To Sign This Pacey Winger
According to the Daily Mirror, Manchester United are increasingly confident that they will sign England international Jadon Sancho who has been a transfer target for the Red Devils for months.
Manchester United tried to sign him in the summer before they were told by Dortmund that he’s not for sale.
Other clubs like Liverpool and Real Madrid are also interested in signing Jadon Sancho who made his debut for the England national team during the Nations League clash with Croatia last year.
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He came on as a second-half substitute for Manchester City star Raheem Sterling as England played out a goalless draw at the home of the Croatians.
Jadon Sancho signed for Borussia Dortmund from Premier League champions Manchester City for a fee of around £8m in the summer of 2017.
He was one of the best players in the German Bundesliga in the last campaign after the series of impressive performances that he produced for the 1997 Champions League winners.
Young English winger Jadon Sancho has scored 10 goals and seven assists in 21 games in all competitions this season.
Chelsea Scout In-form Bundesliga Striker Ahead Of January Window
Europa League holders Chelsea have scouted RB Leipzig striker Timo Werner according to the latest report from the London Evening Standard.
It was revealed that Chelsea are monitoring the situation of Timo Werner at his German Bundesliga outfit.
Timo Werner has been in sensational form for RB Leipzig who is one of the 16 teams in the knockout stage of the Champions League.
The petite German international has scored 15 goals and also assisted five more goals in his 14 league appearances for RB Leipzig this term.
Timo Werner is the second topscorer in the German Bundesliga this season behind Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski who has 16 goals in this season’s German Bundesliga.
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RB Leipzig attacker Timo Werner has scored 20 goals in 22 appearances for his team in all competitions including three goals in six Group G games in the Champions League.
He has also scored two goals and assisted two more goals in two games in the German Cup for the 2019/20 season.
RB Leipzig are in the Champions League last 16 after the Germans finished their Group G campaign at the top of the group.
The German Bundesliga team will find out their next opponents in the Champions League next week Monday with the likes of Real Madrid, Tottenham Hotspur, Atalanta, Atletico Madrid, Napoli and Chelsea amongst the teams they can face in the last 16.
Man Utd Target Summer Transfer For Jadon Sancho
Fallen Premier League giants Manchester United are plotting a transfer for highly-rated Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho according to the latest reports coming out of the media in the United Kingdom.
Jadon Sancho is one of the best young players on the world football stage.
According to the specific report from Bleacher Report, Manchester United want to agree a deal for the player with a view to a swoop next summer.
Manchester United are said to be working on an agreement that would see him join the club next summer.
The Red Devils were interested in signing him this summer but Borussia Dortmund were adamant that the player is not for sale.
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He went on to sign a new Borussia Dortmund deal that makes him one of the highest earners at the club at around £190,000 on a weekly basis.
Jadon Sancho is an important player for both club and country.
He was involved in 32 goals for Borussia Dortmund in all competitions last season.
In addition, Jadon Sancho has scored three goals and also assisted six more in nine matches in the German Bundesliga this season.
He has scored two goals for the Three Lions of England since making his debut against Croatia last year.
Man Utd To Make A Bid For 13-Goal Bundesliga Attacker
Fallen Premier League heavyweights Manchester United are readying a big bid for German international attacker Timo Werner who plays for top flight club RB Leipzig.
According to the publication from the stables of the Eurosport, Manchester United want to make a bid for Timo Werner before the red-hot striker is snapped up by other interested clubs.
The Red Devils might need to spend as much as £27m to sign the petite German when the January transfer window reopens in two months’ time.
Timo Werner has been in very good form for German Bundesliga side RB Leipzig this season after netting 13 goals in 15 appearances in all competitions.
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In addition, the German has scored nine goals in 10 German Bundesliga games thus making him the leading goalscorer in the division save Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski.
Polish national team skipper Lewandowski has scored 14 goals in just 10 league games for Bayern Munich since the start of this season.
Manchester United will have to fight clubs like arch-rivals Liverpool and Bayern Munich for the right to sign £27m-rated Timo Werner.
The Red Devils have been blunt in attack for the best part of this season especially in the Premier League and Timo Werner can add the necessary firepower lacking to the team.
Arsenal Eyeing £40m Move For Bundesliga Defender
Premier League giants Arsenal are eyeing a cut-price deal for RB Leipzig defender Dayot Upamecano according to the latest reports in the British media.
Dayot Upamecano has been a transfer target for the Gunners for the last six months dating back to the summer.
The specific report from The Sun claimed that Arsenal are ready to offer £40m for the young French defender.
RB Leipzig rejected a bid for the defender from Arsenal in the summer with the German Bundesliga outfit holding out for the £88m release clause in his contract at the club.
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Arsenal want to sign the center-back in a cut-price deal since he has 18 months left on his RB Leipzig deal at the moment.
The Gunners were not able to lure him away from his German Bundesliga club in the summer and they ended up signing David Luiz from London rivals Chelsea on the deadline day of the Premier League transfer window.
David Luiz moved from Chelsea to Arsenal in a deal reported to be around £8m on a two-year deal until the end of the 2020/21 season.
He has already scored one goal for Arsenal in his eight appearances for the North Londoners since his move in August.
Manchester United Plotting Double Bundesliga Swoop
Fallen Premier League giants Manchester United are said to be plotting a double raid on the German Bundesliga according to the latest media reports in the United Kingdom.
Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is keen to strengthen his team in the New Year and the German Bundesliga duo of Kai Havertz and Thomas Muller are high on his list of transfer targets.
Kai Havertz plays his club football for German Bundesliga side and Champions League campaigners Bayer Leverkusen, while Thomas Muller is on the payroll of German champions Bayern Munich whom he has scored 110 goals for in 326 games in all competitions.
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Manchester United are interested in a 125 million pounds swoop for the two aforementioned German international players according to the publication from the Daily Mirror.
Solskjaer has adopted the policy of grooming and buying young players but Thomas Mueller at the age of 30 is a different case with the Manchester United manager keen to sign an experienced attacker to groom the likes of Marcus Rashford, Mason Greenwood and Anthony Martial.
On his part, Kai Havertz is one of the most promising players in German football at the moment and Manchester United will have to fend off the likes of Bayern Munich to sign him.
Man Utd Swoop In To Sign 8-goal Striker
Premier League giants Manchester United are keen to sign one of the best strikers in the German Bundesliga when the transfer market reopens next year.
RB Leipzig star Timo Werner is undoubtedly one of the best strikers on the German Bundesliga scene.
This is according to the publication from the Daily Express which claimed that Manchester United want to boost their attacking options with German striker Timo Werner.
Manchester United have not been at their best on the attacking front this season and that has affected results especially in the Premier League.
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The Red Devils have one of the worst attacking records in the Premier League this season with nine goals scored in eight games.
Timo Werner has scored eight goals and also assisted one more in 11 games in all competitions in the colours of RB Leipzig this season and he’s not the only attacker linked with a move to Manchester United in the New Year.
Juventus striker Mario Mandzukic has been surplus to requirements at the Italian Serie A club since Maurizio Sarri took charge of the team this summer.
He has been seriously linked with a move to the Premier League with Manchester United interested in the Croatian player.
Man United Set To Sign 23-year-old Prolific Goal-scorer
Manchester United desperately seek an inspirational striker at the final third of the pitch and they are being linked with a move for young and productive 23-year-old star Timo Werner who can’t stop scoring for RB Leipzig in the Bundesliga.
The young attacker is currently in the race for this season’s Golden shoe award having scored 8 goals for his side in all competitions, and his goalscoring record has attracted Solskjaer’s attention.
The United manager has reportedly told his employers to move for his services in the next transfer window but British media, The Express, claimed that United won’t be able to lure him to the Theatre of Dreams in January.
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It should be recalled that Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp was heavily linked with a move for the young man’s services in the previous season but the highly-rated tactician couldn’t convince his compatriot into joining the Anfield outfits.
Werner helped his team recorded a 1-1 draw against Wolfsburg on Saturday as his 54th-minute goal was enough to earn Leipzig a point from the encounter.
Understandably, the German club won’t want to lose such an important part of their team in the middle of the season but United will reportedly do everything to convince the young man before the start of 2020-21 season.