Man Utd highly-rated goalkeeper emerged as shock transfer target for direct PL rivals

By | February 7, 2019

Arsenal are one of a number of a team showing a strong interest in securing services of Man United stopper Dean Henderson.

The North London club will have German goalkeeper Bernd Leno are their only senior, experienced, the stopper during the summer transfer window after former Chelsea keeper Petr Cech announced that he will be retiring from football after the end of the current campaign.

According to ESPN, reports Unai Emery’s side, Bayern Munich and Tottenham are all keen on securing services of Dean Henderson.

The 21-year-old stopper who was named in the League One Team of the campaign last term has been a vital figure for Sheffield United in the Championship this season.

He has played every minute of their Championship football this campaign to date, with Sheffield United currently sitting third in the English second-tier table – three points behind second-placed Leeds United and Henderson is one of the key players leading the team.

Manchester United are believed to be determined to keep him at Old Trafford, though, as they believe he could become their no.1 option in the coming years.