Chelsea are 'in' for Marcel Sabitzer, as Manchester United rush to complete deal

Chelsea and Manchester United target Marcel Sabitzer of FC Bayern München reacts during the Bundesliga match between FC Bayern München and VfL Wolfsburg at Allianz Arena on December 17, 2021 in Munich, Germany.
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Chelsea and Manchester United are both "in" for Marcel Sabitzer, with the latter looking to complete the deal quickly.

That's according to one German journalist, who says that the Bayern Munich midfielder is moving closer to completing a move to the Premier League. Sabitzer followed Julian Nagelsmann to the Allianz Arena from RB Leipzig but has struggled to establish himself in the Bavarians' first-team plans. 

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Mark White
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Mark White is the Digital Content Editor at FourFourTwo. During his time on the brand, Mark has written three cover features on Mikel Arteta, Martin Odegaard and the Invincibles, and has written pieces on subjects ranging from Sir Bobby Robson’s time at Barcelona to the career of Robinho. An encyclopedia of football trivia and collector of shirts, he first joined the team back in 2020 as a staff writer.