MANCHESTER UNITED and Leicester have despatched scouts to observe Dutch teenager Sam van Huffel.
However Aston Villa and Hibernian are additionally eyeing the midfielder, who’s 19 however has already been across the Den Haag first workforce squad this season.
Van Huffel will prove for Den Haag’s under-21 aspect at RKC Waalwijk tonight the place a number of scouts can be in attendance.
The Amsterdam-born playmaker is highly-rated and is tipped for a transfer to the UK this summer season when his contract runs out.
In the meantime, United are set to return in for Blaise Matuidi – a 12 months after shedding out on him to Juventus.
The Frenchman joined the Italian giants final summer season from Paris Saint-German and has develop into considered one of their key gamers this season.
Italian TV station Rai Sport report United are able to attempt to tempt him to Outdated Trafford however Juve are reluctant to do enterprise.
The 30-year-old has made 37 appearances this season and featured within the Serie A aspect’s Champions League defeat to Spurs final week.
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However the report claims United have already made contact together with his agent, Mino Raiola, over a possible transfer.
Raiola represents numerous United gamers together with Romelu Lukaku, Paul Pogba and former star Henrikh Mkhitaryan who joined Arsenal.
The United boss has made a central midfielder a precedence with Michael Carrick becoming a member of the teaching workers on the finish of the season and Marouane Fellaini’s future doubtful.
Forward of tonight’s Champions League conflict with Sevilla, Mourinho has warned Actual Madrid to not hassle making an attempt to signal David De Gea and is assured the keeper will signal a brand new deal at Outdated Trafford.
The 27-year-old thought to be the world’s high keeper is out of contract on the finish of the season with the membership set to set off his one-year extension earlier than providing a brand new profitable contract.
Mourinho stated: “I believe he’ll keep.
“I do not know what Actual Madrid’s intentions are, but when I had been them, I might consider one other participant.”