Brighton are hoping to tie Tariq Lamptey right down to a brand new contract already amid reported curiosity from Bayern Munich.
The previous Chelsea right-back has excelled on the Amex Stadium this season since leaving west London in January after only a handful of senior appearances.
In line with studies from Germany, Bundesliga champions Bayern had been eager about his companies in the summertime, whereas LaLiga giants Sevilla have additionally made tentative enquires.
And The Solar studies that the Seagulls wish to open negotiations with Lamptey over drastically bettering his present £14,000-a-week deal plus bonuses.
The 20-year-old, who performs for the England Below-21 aspect, has three years to run on his present deal and has change into an integral a part of Graham Potter’s aspect already.
His tempo, bravery and soccer IQ make him a great participant for a large number of positions at doubtlessly a few of the largest golf equipment on the earth.
Manchester United legend Andy Cole heaped reward on the right-back when speaking to talkSPORT final month, whereas Wayne Rooney recommended Lamptey would match completely at Outdated Trafford.
Writing in his Sunday Occasions column, Rooney stated: “Personally, if I had been doing their recruiting, in addition to that No.9 I’d go for an additional centre-half to accomplice Harry Maguire and check out for Brighton and Hove Albion’s Tariq Lamptey, who appears to be like a superb attacking proper again.
“Whereas Aaron Wan-Bissaka has finished OK defensively, you need United full backs to place the opposition on the again foot when the group have the ball and I don’t assume he does that.
“Luke Shaw can at occasions however you at all times fear from a health viewpoint whether or not he can do it for 90 minutes so I believe full again is an space the place United might actually enhance.
“The sport has modified and the place earlier than your full-backs didn’t should be attacking gamers, they simply had to offer overlaps and be an possibility, these days they should play a full half going ahead — flooding the gaps when extensive strikers reminiscent of Rashford are available from the edges.”