United and City set to battle over Nicolas Gaitan

20 January 2012 11:44
Manchester rivals, United and City are set to battle it out over the signature of Benfica midfielder Nicolas Gaitan.

Both sides have sent scouts to Portugal to watch the 23-year-old Argentine, according to The Daily Mail.

Gaitan reportedly has a £37.5m release clause in his contract.

Both clubs are monitoring his situation and could make a bid for him in the summer.

Source: DSG