Manchester United are now in the race to land Bayer Leverkusen star Florian Wirtz ahead of the January window, MySportDab reports.
The midfielder has been one of the highly rated players in the German Bundesliga since last season till date.
Ralf Rangnick is interested in bringing the youngster to Old Trafford ahead of the January window which is few days away from being open.
The Premier League side are said to be going into the January transfer window in search of a midfielder.
Ralf Rangnick has so many options but is considering making a move for Florian Wirtz who has been making headlines from Germany.
German ace touted for Old Trafford switch ahead of the January transfer window which could see him complete a move.
Manchester United are leading the race to sign Bayer Leverkusen midfielder Florian Wirtz, according to reports coming from The Sun.
The 18-year-old has emerged as one of the hottest prospects in Europe since breaking into the first team at Bay Arena last year and is now valued at £60 million ($80m).
Wirtz is thought to be happy to continue his development at Leverkusen, but Ralf Rangnick is hoping to convince a fellow German to join his project at Old Trafford.
This move could be another tricky one that could end up happening for Manchester United just like Bruno Fernandes deal.
The Red Devils boss believes Florian Wirtz is good enough to shine in the English Premier League as he is set to make the move happen.
The interim manager was reported to have been back by the club with €100 million to add more players to the team ahead of the January window.
He is now looking to make some additions in the midfield section which could see some players depart this January and Possible Paul Pogba exit end of season.