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Frank Lampard wants to bring Man United ace to Derby

New Rams boss looking to sign the England Under-20 international in a £500,000 deal after the defender's impressive displays on-loan at Hearts last season

MANCHESTER UNITED youngster Demetri Mitchell has been targeted by Frank Lampard at Derby.

Lamps wants the England Under-20 defender on a permanent deal for £500,000.

Demetri Mitchell could be on his way from Manchester United to Derby County

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Demetri Mitchell could be on his way from Manchester United to Derby County

The starlet only has a year remaining on his Old Trafford contract

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The starlet only has a year remaining on his Old Trafford contract

And he hopes the offer of regular first-team football can help secure his services.


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Mitchell, 21, was on loan at Hearts in Scotland last season.

And after impressing north of the border he is weighing up his next move for the upcoming season.

Heading back to the Scottish Premiership is an option for the left-back.

New Rams boss wants to bring the youngster to Pride Park

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New Rams boss wants to bring the youngster to Pride Park

Mitchell impressed at Hearts last season after moving to Scotland on loan

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Mitchell impressed at Hearts last season after moving to Scotland on loan

But Derby have shown interest in making him part of their push for promotion from the Championship.


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After starting as a winger, Mitchell was converted into a full-back and made his debut for United’s first-team two seasons ago before getting loaned out.

Mitchell has one year left on his contract at Old Trafford.

United will weigh up selling him this summer or risk losing him for nothing in a year.