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United have targeted Tottenham's Danny Rose as their long-term answer at left back, and were linked with using Shaw as a makeweight in a potential deal last summer.
As reported by Mundo Deportivo, Los Blancos are preparing an €85m offer for the striker, and could look to sweeten the deal for Juve by including midfielder Mateo Kovacic as a makeweight in the deal.
Rome is almost certainly going to withdraw under its radical new mayor, and Budapest, frankly, is a makeweight.
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