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Sevilla chief Monchi has Bakambu as cover for Man Utd attacker Martial

Sevilla are eyeing free agent Cedric Bakambu.

The striker is available and back in Europe after leaving China's Beijing Guoan.

Bakambu has talked up the prospect of joining Barcelona, though AS says Sevilla are also interested.

Sevilla chief Monchi wants a new striker this month and is prioritising Manchester United attacker Anthony Martial.

However, he is also eyeing Bakambu, though will face competition from Marseille and Galatasaray.

Bakambu said last week: “I want to go back to Europe. My family life has changed, I have become a father, many things have changed. I need to come back here with my family, with my loved ones and watch my children grow up, it's normal."

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