Manchester United are reportedly ready to end their interest in Borussia Dortmund's Jadon Sancho.
TOP STORY – UNITED READY TO END SANCHO PURSUIT
Manchester United are threatening to walk away from a deal to sign Borussia Dortmund star Jadon Sancho, according to reports in England.
Sancho has been tipped to swap Dortmund for United, with Bild claiming a lucrative five-year contract has been agreed as the Bundesliga outfit insist on a €120 million (A$197 million) fee.
But Goal, Sky Sports and The Mirror say United are ready to pursue alternatives if Dortmund do not lower their demands.
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