Manchester United have joined Arsenal's interest in Bari defender Leonardo Bonucci.

Gunners boss Arsene Wenger had scouts watch both Bonucci and teammate Andrea Ranocchia in action against AC Milan last week, which was confirmed by Bari management.

And it's emerged that United had scouts check on Bonucci on the weekend playing against Lazio.

Bonucci is regarded as one of Italy's brightest young defensive talents.

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