Leicester 22-year-old winger emerged as surprise transfer target for Man United

By | January 13, 2021

Premier League outfits Leicester City forward Harvey Barnes has reportedly emerged as a shock transfer target for Man United.

The 22-year-old forward has been in stunning form for Brendan Rodgers’s team during the 2020-21 season, founding back of the net five times in 15 games, including three Premier League strikes from a wide position.

According to The Sun, the Red Devils head-coach, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is an admirer of the England international and has been keeping close tabs on the attacker’s form this campaign.

The report suggests that the Red Devils remain keen on a move for Borussia Dortmund’s winger Jadon Sancho, however, a deal for him is still largely dependent on German giants reducing their asking price that is believed to stand at £108m.

Leicester allegedly have no intention of selling the 23-year-old Leicester City forward in January and have placed a £60m valuation on his shoulders in the hope of shutting down interest from the Red Devils

The Englishman has managed to found back of the net 13 times and provided 12 assists in 79 games for the Foxes.

Leicester City another star Jonny Evans has been also linked with a shock return to Old Trafford as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer keen on to strengthen his defensive options.