Manchester United to move for Leipzig's Upamecano - rumour has it
Premier League giants Manchester United are reportedly eyeing a swoop for RB Leipzig defender Dayot Upamecano.
Dayot Upamecano's performances for RB Leipzig have to led to plenty of interest in the defender, who signed a new contract at the Bundesliga side this summer.
Manchester United have been linked with Upamecano previously, and are reportedly plotting a move for the France international once more.
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United will pursue a cut-price deal for Upamecano, according to The Times.
United have been keen to bolster their defence and the Red Devils were previously linked to France centre-back Upamecano, who has also caught the eye of the likes of Liverpool, Bayern Munich, Real Madrid and Barcelona.
Upamecano penned a new Leipzig deal in July, though the contract reportedly includes a release clause of around 42m euros at the end of the season.
United take on Leipzig in the Champions League on Wednesday evening.
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