Manchester United send scouts to watch Chelsea transfer target

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According to French journalist Ignazio Genuardi, Manchester United are monitoring Chelsea transfer target Moussa Dembele ahead of potential transfer negotiations with Lyon.

Chelsea have been linked with the 23 year old striker and according to reports, Chelsea have had a bid for the striker rejected by Lyon.

Manchester United are hoping to beat Chelsea to the signing of the Frenchman and had their scouts present at the Matmut Atlantique stadium on Saturday when Lyon defeated Bordeaux 2-1 in a league game with Dembele scoring the winning goal.

Despite interest in Dembele, Lyon insist the striker isn’t for sale.

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