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Rangnick eyeing these 4 German wonderkids for Man United

Manchester United manager Ralf Rangnick is keen on four of Germany’s most talented prospects as he targets potential transfers for the Red Devils, according to the Sun.

Rangnick is currently the interim boss of the Manchester outfit for the rest of the season and the widely-respected football mind will move on to a consultancy role for two years after this period, per the club.

So the German has one eye on steering United back to where they need to be this season, in the top four race at the very least, and the other on the more long-term plans for the club and team.

Florian Wirtz is the standout name as the Sun also link the Red Devils with German prospects Luca Netz, Eric Martel and Armel Bella-Kotchap.

Wirtz debuted for Bayer Leverkusen at the age of 17 during the 19/20 season and has now established himself as a key player for the side over the last two campaigns.

The playmaker chipped in eight goals and eight assists in his first full season of senior football and has already smashed those contributions halfway through this term with eight goals and 11 assists so far.

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Florian Wirtz has taken the Bundesliga by storm.

The Sun note that Wirtz is valued at around £60m, whilst the Star recently reported that United feel the appointment of Rangnick will give them the edge in the race for the star boy.

Wirtz’ brilliant displays in the Bundesliga saw him break into the Germany squad at the start of the season, and he’s already won four caps.

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Next up on Rangnick’s wishlist is Luca Netz, a left-back who has featured mostly in a wing-back role since he transferred to Borussia Monchengladbach from boyhood club Hertha Berlin this summer.

The 18-year-old broke into Berlin’s first-team in the second-half of last season and features for the Germany Under-21s, he’s started…


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