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If reports from French outlet RMC Sport are to be believed, Manchester United have made a shock enquiry about Chelsea midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko.

Solskjaer is apparently looking to bolster his midfield after the departures of Marouane Fellaini and Ander Herrera.

Bakayoko joined Chelsea for £40m in 2017 as a replacement for Nemanja Matic, who joined Manchester United back then. However, the Frenchman endured a forgettable debut season at the Stamford Bridge and was shipped off to AC Milan on loan.

Having resuscitated his career in Italy, the 23-year-old is now back with the Chelsea squad for their pre-season. According to reports, Bakayoko will have a fresh chance of impressing Frank Lampard this season.

United aren’t the only interested party in the midfield enforcer, with Paris Saint Germain also regarded as firm favourites for his signature.

SEE ALSO: 5 players Manchester United can target to replace Romelu Lukaku

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