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Man United to Launch January Bid for Cut-Price Borussia Dortmund Striker Robert Lewandowski

Old Trafford to make move for Polish international in next month’s transfer window.

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Man United are ready to revive their interest in Borussia Dortmund striker Robert Lewandowski in January following news that Robin Van Persie has suffered a thigh injury according to Sports Direct News.

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David Moyes will chase the Polish international next month and could pick up the 25 year old for as little as £7m as Borussia Dortmund look to avoid losing the forward on a free transfer deal to Bayern Munich at the end of the current campaign.

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With Wayne Rooney’s future at Old Trafford also uncertain such a move makes a great deal of sense though a lot could of course depend on whether Lewandowski prefer the prospect of a move to the Premier League title holders over a much discussed move to the Allianz Arena.

Dortmund boss Jurgen Klopp will not want to see another of his talents join their domestic rivals, having seen young midfielder Mario Gotze join Bayern Munich in the summer, though the loss of Lewandowsi in the middle of the season could well be hugely detrimental to the club’s chances of major silverware this term.

Borussia Dortmund sneaked into the last 16 of the Champions League thanks to a late Kevin Grosskreutz winner away at Marseille but are currently a massive ten points behind Bayern Munich in the Bundesliga title race, with Bayer Leverkusen also ahead in second spot.

David Moyes may feel that Lewandowski would be a good long term investment, being younger than both Robin Van Persie and Wayne Rooney, and there is no denying his pedigree with the former Lech Poznan man netting 91 goals in 163 appearances for Borussia Dortmund.

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