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Man Utd, Nice eyeing Borussia Dortmund defender Dan-Axel Zagadou

Departing Borussia Dortmund defender Dan-Axel Zagadou remains on Manchester United's radar.

Foot Mercato says United are interested in v Zagadou.

The 23-year-old will officially become a free agent when his contract with Dortmund ends next Thursday.

However, newly-appointed Nice manager Lucien Favre wants to reuinite with Zagadou after their time together in Germany and is set to offer United competition.

The centre-back, who began his professional career with Paris Saint-Germain, told beIN Sport last month when asked about his future: "A return to Ligue 1? Of course. I left to go abroad very young, so it would be good for me to go back to France. I'm not putting up any barriers to a return."

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