Man Utd want signing of versatile player, not worried by £72million clause

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Manchester United signed Diogo Dalot to strengthen their full-back positions in the summer transfer window but the youngster is mainly a backup option.

If reports in the media are anything to go by then the Red Devils are interested in further reinforcing their back line by signing another full-back.

According to France Football, Manchester United and Real Madrid want to sign French international and Atletico Madrid defender Lucas Hernandez.

The 22-year-old star is a versatile talent, who can be deployed in multiple defensive positions. The Les Bleus defender is naturally a left back but he can also play effectively in the center back position.

Last season, he featured in 44 games for the Rojiblancos in all competitions and played a pivotal role in helping them win the Europa League. He featured in 8 EL games and Atletico only conceded 4 goals those fixtures.

As far as the World Cup is concerned, he started all seven fixtures under the management of Didier Deschamps and provided 2 assists (one vs Argentina in the R16 and one in the final vs Croatia).

As per the provided France Football link, it has got a huge clause worth 80 million euros (£72million) and the likes of Man United and Real Madrid are not scared off by this amount. Hernandez’s current deal with the Spanish side will expire in 2024 and

At Old Trafford, Luke Shaw has regularly started in the LB position this season. In your opinion, is the England international good enough or should United sign Hernandez to replace him?

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  1. keep faith with luke shaw he is getting better and he is young to keep this position for years

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