Manchester United and Chelsea are displaying an curiosity in Middlesbrough wing-back Isaiah Jones.
With Middlesbrough having Jones and Djed Spence at their disposal, the North East membership opted to maintain the previous, sending the latter out on mortgage to Nottingham Forest. Spence had a wonderful season, serving to Forest get promoted again to the Premier League.
Jones, nevertheless, additionally impressed below Chris Wilder, with the 22-year-old managing 9 assists from wing-back. His performances have attracted the curiosity of Chelsea and Manchester United, in response to 90min.
Jones might discover it simpler to interrupt into the Manchester United first-team.
Jones will supply a risk going ahead from right-back which United have lacked in recent times. There’s no purpose, if Jones joins the Manchester membership, that he can’t discover himself taking part in repeatedly.
It could be slightly tougher for Jones to interrupt into the Chelsea first-team, as a result of constant performances of Reece James, however Thomas Tuchel does play a system extra suited to Jones, who was typically utilised as a wing-back throughout his time at Middlesbrough.