Lewandowski linked to United move

Borussia Dortmund coach Jurgen Klopp claims he is not worried by fresh reports linking star striker Robert Lewandowski (pictured) with Manchester United.

It has been claimed that the prolific Poland international will join the Barclays Premier League club in a £12million deal at the end of the season.

It is suggested the price for the 24-year-old would be relatively cheap as he would be out of contract the following summer. Klopp did not say it would not happen, but feels German football clubs are now in a much stronger position to resist overtures from their wealthy Premier League counterparts.

Klopp said: “I’ve no idea (about this). I’m not afraid he is going to be leaving us. “Manchester United is one of many clubs that are going to be showing an interest in him. But the fact remains the contract is with us.

The Bundesliga champions lost Shinji Kagawa to the Old Trafford club last summer. Klopp’s immediate priority is a visit from United’s rivals Manchester City in their final Champions League Group D match tonight.


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