Manchester United and Liverpool are reportedly ready to battle it out for young Birmingham striker Romello Mitchell.
A report in The Sun on Sunday claims that Mitchell has caught the eye after scoring against both teams’ academies in recent games.
The 15-year-old, who will 16 by the time the transfer window reopens in January, can quit Birmingham for a small compensation fee.
Despite his tender, Mitchell is already a member of Birmingham’s Under-18 side and is very highly regard at St Andrew’s.
United, meanwhile, are reportedly ready to splash out £70m on David De Gea’s long-term successor at Old Trafford. Read the full story here…
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