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Bundesliga stars have reportedly got Premier League eyes trained on them.

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Bundesliga stars Jadon Sancho and Timo Werner are being targeted for the Premier League (Adam Davy/John Walton/PA)

Bundesliga stars Jadon Sancho and Timo Werner are being targeted for the Premier League (Adam Davy/John Walton/PA)

Bundesliga stars Jadon Sancho and Timo Werner are being targeted for the Premier League (Adam Davy/John Walton/PA)

<strong>Jadon Sancho </strong>could be heading to Manchester United for a record Premier League transfer fee, according to The Daily Telegraph. The paper says the England forward, 19, will cost more than the £89.3 million paid by United for <strong>Paul Pogba </strong>four years ago.

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But the Daily Express says Liverpool  also want to swoop for the teenager and are willing to pay £100m for his signature. The Merseysiders also want to recruit fellow Bundesliga player Timo Werner, with the 23-year-old striker having impressed with 21 goals this season for RB Leipzig.

Crystal Palace striker Alexander Sorloth is on loan in Turkey
Crystal Palace striker Alexander Sorloth is on loan in Turkey (Simon Galloway/PA)

United are also the latest Premier League club to be linked with Norway striker Alexander Sorloth, who is currently on loan at Trabzonspor from Crystal Palace. The Sun, citing Fotospor, say the Red Devils have been monitoring the former Crystal Palace forward, who reportedly has Sheffield United, Newcastle and Brighton among his other suitors.

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Charlie Taylor could leave the Clarets for another opportunity (Anthony Devlin/PA)

Meanwhile, The Times report Burnley defender Charlie Taylor, 26, is being considered by Leicester as a potential replacement if England international Ben Chilwell, 23, leaves the club.

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Players to watch

Alex Telles: The Brazil defender and Chelsea target, 27, has rejected a contract extension with Porto, according to The Sun which cites A Bola.

Daniel Sturridge: The free agent, 30, could sign with Aston Villa or MLS team Inter Miami when his ban for breaking betting rules ends in June, The Sun reports.

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