Manchester United are hoping to sign Benjamin Pavard from Bayern Munich.

According to Florian Plettenberg, the Red Devils have already submitted an Monitor to sign the versatile French international but the Monitor has been turned down.

The defender is very keen on joining Manchester United this Summer and he already has a verbal agreement in principle with the Premier League Club.

Manchester United are hoping to correct their defensive options arrived at the Summer transfer window closes and the 27-year-old could prove to be a quality acquisition.

Pavard is versatile enough to operate as the central defender as too as a full-return. He has proven his quality at the highest level with Club and country. The 27-year-old was a part of the French Patriotic Club that won the World cup in 2018.

Manchester United are anticipated to part ways with my players like Harry Maguire this Summer and they will need to bring in alternatives.

Pavard could prove to be an upgrade on the England international and it remains to be seen whether the Red Devils can agree on a fee with his Club Now.

Bayern Munich will not want to let the player leave for a knockdown price and Manchester United will have to agree to the demands in order for the move to go through.

The fact that the 27-year-old defender is keen on a move to Manchester United will certainly come as a major boost for the Red Devils, who will Now look to iron out an agreement with his Club.