Man United ahead of Man City in the race to sign 22yo midfield superstar: report

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Manchester United are ahead of Manchester City in the race to sign Borussia Dortmund midfielder Julian Weigl, according to reports.
Jose Mourinho is keen on adding midfield reinforcements to his squad ahead of probable summer departures for both Michael Carrick and Marouane Fellaini.
And Man United have expressed keen interest in securing the 22-year-old, who has attracted attention from various European suitors, including Man City, following a series of impressive displays this season after recovering from an ankle injury in September.
According to the Independent, United are ahead of Pep Guardiola’s side in the pursuit of his signature, with Henrikh Mkhitaryan – a player Dortmund are willing to take back in January – set to serve as an important bargaining chip in nego...

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