Transfer talk: Watford eyeing Manchester United starlet – Hertfordshire Mercury

The England U21 stopper#8217;s contract is up at the end he is now weighing up whether to sign a new deal at Old Trafford or make a fresh start with one of his many suitors.

The Hornets signed Orestis Karnezis on loan from Udinese in the summer as back-up to number one Heurhelo Gomes. They also picked up Daniel Bachmann on a permanent transfer from Stoke City, the 23 year old penning a three year deal.

The highly-rated youngster was part of England U20s#8217; World Cup winning squad last summer and is currently on loan at unbeaten League One leaders Shrewsbury.

He has also spent time on loan at Stockport County in National League North and Grimsby Town in League Two. He has kept five clean sheets so far this term.

Arsenal, Spurs, Chelsea, Stoke, West Brom, Southampton, Wolves, Nottingham Forest, Aston Villa, Benfica, Olympiakos and Udinese are also reportedly interested in the 20 year old#8217;s signature.

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Although he has yet to make his bow for Jose Mourinho#8217;s men, he did make the bench for an FA Cup win in February 2016, coincidentally againt the Shrews.

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