Chelsea and Man Utd Set to Lock Horns Over Transfer of 19-year-old International Star

Chelsea have joined Arsenal and Man Utd in the transfer race for 10m-rated Celtic defender Kieran Tierney, according to the Sun.

The 19-year-old defender has been in impressive form for Celtic this term and has attracted interest for his signature and also rewarding as PFA Young Player of the Year nomination.

Both Chelsea Premier League rivals Arsenal and Man Utd have previously been linked with a move Scottish wonderkid.

The 19-year-old star who has 3 caps for Scotland has now emerged as a surprise transfer target for Premier League leaders Celtic.

Former Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers is reluctant to sell any of his star players this summer and slapped £17million price tag on his signature.

Chelsea head-coach Antonio Conte is determined to sign a left back when the window opens this summer and hosts of players have been linked with a move Stamford Bridge.

With Diego Costa being strongly linked with a switch to China Conte could also be forced to sign a top-class striker.

Alvaro Morata and Romelu Lukaku have emerged as frontrunners to make a transfer to Stamford Bridge.