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Manchester United are keen on making a deadline day move for Bayern Munich's out of favour midfielder Marcel Sabitzer - but face a race against time to seal the deal.
The Red Devils are looking to strengthen their midfield after losing Christian Eriksen to injury for the next three months and Austrian international Sabitzer has emerged as a target as the 28-year-old searches for more game time.
Sabitzer has found himself frozen out at the Allianz Arena this season and has not started a game since before the World Cup in early November - during their 2-0 Champions League win against Inter Milan.
Man United are keen to make a move for Bayern star Marcel Sabitzer on deadline day
The Austrian international has struggled to win a starting spot under Julian Nagelsmann (R)
Sabitzer would add quality to Erik ten Hag's midfield alongside the likes of Casemiro, Scott McTominay, Fred and Bruno Fernandes, but time is running out to get the deal done with just hours remaining until the transfer window slams shut.
He has played 54 times since arriving at Bayern in 2021, scoring twice, struggling to nail down regular first team football.
Sabitzer started just eight times in the Bundesliga last season, coming off the bench 17 times - scoring once and providing one assist. He made