There has been a favourable reaction to reports linking Manchester United with a move for James Maddison.

The Independent reported this week United are considering a move for the attacking midfielder, who Leicester value at around £60 million.

We wrote earlier this week that a deal for Maddison would be among United’s most sensible in years.

Knowing how the club has been run recently, this means it probably won’t happen.

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If United were trying to gauge fan reaction before making a bid, the response will have been encouraging.

Maddison is seen as a star of the future who the team can build around.

He is not a big name with an ego, and even better, he is a United fan, the Manchester Evening News report.

This last season he scored seven goals and provided seven assists, in his first campaign in the Premier League.

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