By Dan Ripley for MailOnline
Published: 09:24 GMT, 12 February 2020 | Updated: 09:28 GMT, 12 February 2020
Real Madrid are preparing to enter the race to sign Mohammed Salisu from Real Valladolid as the battle to sign one of the most promising defenders in Europe heats up.
The 20-year-old has put in a string of impressive performances in his breakthrough season in La Liga which have already attracted the interests of Manchester United and Atletico Madrid.
Salisu signed a new deal at Valladolid last May and while his contract runs out in 2022, he also has a release clause of just £10million -