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Chelsea and Man City emerge favorites to sign Marcus Rashford

Chelsea and Man City emerge favorites to sign Marcus Rashford

- Marcus Rashford has emerged as a target for Chelsea and Manchester City

- The Englishman is said to be frustrated with lack of active games at Manchester United

- He is also being monitored by Real Madrid and Barcelona

Premier League champions Manchester City and their rivals Chelsea are now said to have emerged as favorites to sign Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford this summer.

There have been talks since January this year that Marcus Rashford is concerned about his future at Old Trafford due to lack of active playing time.

And bookmakers Betfair have priced Chelsea and Manchester City (both 10/1) as joint front-runners for Rashford's signature.

The report also stated that Real Madrid and their La Liga rivals Barcelona are also monitoring Marcus Rashford's situation at Manchester United.

Rashford has only started 15 of United's 33 League outings this season as he competes with the likes of Alexis Sanchez, Juan Mata, Anthony Martial and Jesse Lingard for a starting spot.

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Marcus became a Manchester United player at the age of seven, he scored twice in both his first-team debut in the UEFA Europa League after the warm-up injury of striker Anthony Martial and in his first Premier League match in February 2016 against Arsenal.

The 20-year-old also scored in his first Manchester derby match, his first League Cup match and his first UEFA Champions League match.

Rashford scored on his England debut in May 2016 becoming the youngest English player to score in his first senior international match. He was chosen for UEFA Euro 2016.

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