Manchester United move for highly-rated Uruguayan wonderkid as Jadon Sancho alternative

Facundo Pellistri
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Manchester United look almost certain to miss out on signing Borussia Dortmund star Jadon Sancho - but they are set to move for teenage star Facundo Pellistri from South America.

United have been chasing Sancho all summer but with the transfer window slamming shut today, the Red Devils are starting to conduct some late business in the absence of any bigger moves.

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