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Wilfried Zaha: What English Star Would Bring to Manchester United

LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 19: Wilfried Zaha of Crystal Palace in action during the npower Championship match between Crystal Palace and Bolton at Selhurst Park on January 19, 2013 in London England. (Photo by Charlie Crowhurst/Getty Images)
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Mike MoraitisAnalyst IDecember 15, 2016

Manchester United is looking to add some extra firepower to the club, and one of the most recent targets of Sir Alex Ferguson has been English star Wilfried Zaha.

While no agreement has been made between United and Zaha's current side, Crystal Palace, that hasn't changed Ferguson's desire to land the talented 20-year-old.

Mark Ogden of The Telegraph has the details of United's pursuit:

Although senior figures from Manchester United and Palace failed to strike an agreement on England youngster Zaha during talks last Thursday, Ferguson remains determined to sign the 20-year-old during the transfer window.

According to Ogden's report, it seems that there are a few things getting in the way of completing such a deal, namely Crystal Palace's asking price and the fact that the club wants Zaha to be lent back to them after he joins Manchester United:

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