Man City challenge Arsenal for Southampton kid Luke Shaw

Manchester City have joined the battle for Southampton fullback Luke Shaw.

Manchester City have joined the battle for Southampton fullback Luke Shaw.

The People says the left-back, 16, is on the radar of the Premier League’s top five clubs, and Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger sent chief scout Steve Rowley to watch him as Saints’ Under-18s beat Sheffield United 7-0 in the FA Youth Cup last Tuesday.

But City are ready to blow their rivals out of the water with a big-money deal in January.

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