Man Utd join Arsenal in race for Atletico Madrid star

Manchester United are reportedly keen on signing Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez.

Spanish newspaper AS claims both United and Arsenal are keen on signing the 21-year-old midfielder this season.

Niguez’s current contract at Atletico Madrid is set to expire in 2020 and includes a 24 million euros release clause.

The young midfielder is reportedly keen on a new five million euros a year contract and could be tempted to leave Atletico at the end of the season.

Turkish giants Galatasaray are also considering making a move for the highly-rated midfielder, who is closing in on a Spain call-up.