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Man Utd target Swansea defender Rodon as Koulibaly alternative

Manchester United are keeping tabs on Swansea City defender Joe Rodon.

The 22-year-old is seen as a cheaper target than Kalidou Koulibaly of Napoli.

United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wants a top centre-back to partner Harry Maguire next season.

While Koulibaly is the main target, the Independent reports that Rodon is seen as a budget friendly option.

Rodon is on United's transfer list, but it is unclear if Swansea are willing to sell.

Other clubs may also want the player, and he may feel a move to United is too soon, as he would have competition for his place at such a big club.

Rodon does have the approval of United legend and Wales boss Ryan Giggs, who recently compared him to United favorite Gary Pallister.

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