Manchester United, Tottenham Hotspur and Aston Villa are all interested in signing 19-year-old French midfielder Habib Diarra.
According to The Sun, Manchester United, Tottenham Hotspur and Aston Villa are all keen on having Habib Diarra in their ranks. The 19-year-old French midfielder has done wonders in the ongoing season, and he is on the radar of multiple clubs from across Europe.
Diarra has been a part of RC Strasbourg since 2018. He has come through the ranks at the club and has managed to establish himself as a regular. The 19-year-old was promoted to their first team ahead of the ongoing season.
He has been involved in 31 matches for the French club and 28 of those appearances have come in the ongoing season. Diarra also has five goal contributions in the current campaign and has been a standout performer for his team.
The teenager’s performances have attracted the attention of multiple clubs from England. And, nine of them were present in the stands to watch RC Strasbourg take on Nice last week. They were also present in the fixture against Troyes on Sunday.
Manchester United, Aston Villa and Tottenham Hotspur are among the clubs that have been scouting him. They were present in the stands and are very impressed with the 19-year-old who is valued at around £20 million.
Manchester United are looking for a cover of Casemiro, and they believe Diarra could be a great fit for the club. The 19-year-old is a versatile player and he could help Erik ten Hag take the next step. Meanwhile, Aston Villa have done wonders under Unai Emery.
The Spanish manager has completely turned around the fortunes of the club. He is keen on bolstering his midfield ahead of next season. While Villa will look for a seasoned campaigner, they would love to have the French Under-19 star in their ranks as he could be a great addition for the present as well as the future.
Meanwhile, Tottenham will push both Manchester United and Aston Villa all the way for his signature. The London club want to strengthen their squad ahead of next season. They want to bolster their midfield ahead of next season and believe Diarra could be a great fit.
While Strasbourg are open to the idea of letting the 19-year-old leave, they will demand a big fee for the teenager. And, with three top Premier League clubs in the race, it will be interesting to see who comes out on top.
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