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Manchester United ready to move for Tottenham Hotspur ace Toby Alderweireld

Alderweireld is a wanted man (Picture: NurPhoto/Getty)

Manchester United are closely monitoring Toby Alderweireld’s situation as the defender continues his contract stand-off with Tottenham Hotspur.

The Belgium international’s current deal expires in 18 months, although it does include a one-year extension that can be triggered in 2019, but the 28-year-old has delayed putting pen to paper over fresh terms.

Manchester City and Chelsea are both keen to sign the former Southampton centre-back, should he decide to move on, and Jose Mourinho is now contemplating a deal for him, according to the Manchester Evening News.

Though Mourinho has spent big on centre-halves Eric Bailly and Victor Lindelof… Read the full story