Borussia Dortmund complete deal for Manchester United target

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Borussia Dortmund have completed the signing of Birmingham City midfielder Jude Bellingham.

This is according to transfer expert Fabrizio Romano, who also claimed Bellingham flew out to Germany for his medical on Thursday morning.

Manchester United were strongly linked with the 17 year old midfielder and he was shown around the facilities at the club in a bid to convince him to join Manchester United.

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Romano tweeted: “Medicals ok. Contract signed. Jude Bellingham to Borussia Dortmund Handshake confirmed and here we go!”

Bellingham will join for a fee in the region of £26million. He has signed a deal until 2025.

This is the second time this year Borussia Dortmund is beating Manchester United in the transfer market after signing Erling Haaland in January ahead of Manchester United.