Home / Transfers / Transfer Rumours / Chelsea and Arsenal interested in Man United star

Chelsea and Arsenal interested in Man United star

Despite recently forcing his way back into the plans of his manager Jose Mourinho, talented left-back Luke Shaw has been linked with a move to Chelsea or Arsenal today.

According to the Daily Mirror, negotiation’s over a new contract for the England international at Old Trafford have stalled. Shaw has had a topsy turvy relationship with his Portuguese manager, although Mourinho has been quick to praise the former Southampton man in recent weeks – even admitting recently that his upturn in form would earn him an extension to his current deal at Old Trafford.

However, with talks over a new contract having hit the rocks, both Chelsea and Arsenal are said to be interested in making a summer move for the 22-year-old.

The Gunners are in the market for a left-back to give competition to Nacho Monreal, with Arsene Wenger having had to resort to playing Ainsley Maitland-Niles – an attacking midfielder by trade – at the back at times this season.

Although just why Chelsea, who already have the excellent Marcos Alonso and new signing Emerson Palmieri competing for the left wing-back position, are interested in Shaw remains unclear.

 

Leave us a comment

Check Also

Liverpool, Chelsea and United all interested in Spurs midfielder

Liverpool, Chelsea and Manchester United have all been linked with having an interest in Tottenham ...