Date: 30th March 2020 at 6:30pm
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have joined in the race to sign RB Leipzig’s Dayot Upamecano, according to reports in Spain.

Spanish news publication AS claims the outfit are the latest club to express their interest in the 21-year-old, who is reportedly set to hand in a request if his £55million release clause is not activated this summer.

will have to fork out at least £55million for the defender but they will face stiff competition from Barcelona, and Arsenal, with the reportedly long-term admirers.

During an interview with RMC Sport last month, Upamecano confirmed he will consider his options at the end of the season:

“There are several clubs that want me.

“I will speak with my agents and my parents at the end of the season and we will make the right decision.”

However, it appears and Barcelona will be favourites to land Upamecano this summer after the Frenchman revealed in 2018 that his dream was to play for one of the Spanish giants:

“When you’re young, you dream of Real Madrid, Barcelona or Manchester United.

“But to get there, you have to work.”

have been monitoring Upamecano’s progress with interest, but the will have their work cut out to land him ahead of those keen on his services this summer.