Manchester United are leading the race to sign Leicester City left-back Ben Chilwell in the summer transfer window, according to reports from The Sun.
The report specifies that the Red Devils will fight it out with Premier League matches Chelsea and Manchester City for the finalizing ofChilwell And they are moving into lead for the 23- year-old England international.
The extremely-rated defender has actually become a major transfer target for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer thissummer The Red Devils boss is looking to develop a strong team for next season and has actually allocated Chilwell as a prime target.
In current weeks, Chilwell has actually been greatly linked with a move to Chelsea. After investing around ₤80 m for Timo Werner and Hakim Ziyech, the Blues are anticipating more big- name additions.
Chelsea are most likely to offload left-back Emerson Palmieri to Inter Milan, while the future of Marcos Alonso in doubt.
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola is likewise thinking about signing him as City are looking to change Benjamin Mendy.
Chilwell is a Leicester academy graduate and has actually made 123 appearances for the club over 5 seasons. He signed a new long term contract in October 2018 that goes out in 2024.
United signed Harry Maguire from Leicester City last summer for ₤80 m, and it stays to be seen whether they can effectively rob the Foxes for the second time.