Manchester United and Real Madrid to hijack Barcelona’s Lautaro Martinez target.

The red Devils and Real Madrid are both keeping interested in the developments surrounding Inter Milan’s Lautaro Martinez and a move to camp Nou.

The Argentina international has been in impressive form for Inter during the 2019-20 season, having scored 16 times in 31 appearances, including five goals in six Champions League outings.

Barcelona have been closely linked with the striker in recent weeks, but it is understood that the Spanish champions are struggling to agree a deal for a player who has a €111m (£99m) release clause in his deal at San Siro.

According to Marca, the Catalan giants could yet be priced out of a summer move for the South American, and both United and Madrid are also in for the developments.

The report claims that Ole Gunnar side met with the 22-year-old’s agents ‘a few weeks ago’ to talk on a potential summer deal, and the Red Devils remain interested in the young striker services.

Madrid, meanwhile, are also belived to be keeping an eye on the situation’ as the capital giants look for a good replacement for Benzema.

Martinez has scored 25 times in 66 appearances for Inter Milan since joining the Serie A giants from Racing Club in 2018.

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