Football Transfer Rumor Round Up: Manchester Clubs Lead Race for Joshua Kimmich By Maurice FabNewz Posted on 3 weeks ago Manchester United and Manchester City share great rivalry on the field. And their rivalry off the field is all set to take a new shape with the reports coming in that both the clubs are very much eager to bring in Joshua Kimmich from Bayern Munich. Reports are of the opinion that a number of clubs have shown interest in the 22-year German midfielder. A couple of Spanish clubs have reportedly inquired the current situation regarding Joshua Kimmich in Bayern Munich although there is no clear indication which two clubs are those. But the reports in the German media have stated that the Manchester clubs are currently poised in a favorable position to sign the young German. Manchester Clubs along with a couple of other Spanish clubs have shown interest in the young German Joshua Kimmich has managed to gain interest following a decent season with the German champions under Carlo Ancelotti. He has become one of the regular starters in the playing eleven under his managerial career despite the fact that the Bayern Munich camp is full of a number of experienced world-class players. He has appeared for Bayern in as many as 36 matches, and the number is surely going to increase with still of time t go before the end of the season. Kimmich has been in the Manchester City radar for quite a long time. In fact, since the arrival of Pep Guardiola, City is looking forward to bringing in this talented youngster. It is believed that the defensive midfielder will be slotted in the right-back position if the deal between Man City and Bayern Munich goes ahead. Guardiola is making great attempts to take care of the wide areas in the defense, and the arrival of Kimmich could well be a great solution to all the problems that they have had throughout this season. However, the Blue half of Manchester is expected to face a stiff challenge from their neighbor as the Red Devils have reportedly been keeping an eye on the development surrounding Joshua Kimmich. In fact, United is reportedly one of the four teams who has shown interest in the youngster. Jose Mourinho is looking forward to bringing a much more accomplished right back to take the pressure off Antonio Valencia a bit who has been decent enough in the recent time. In any case of an injury to Valencia, United seems to be running short of quality player in that slot. Joshua Kimmich, with age on his side, could be a great prospect for Manchester United. It seems that we are set for an exciting few days that will see both Manchester clubs fighting it out for a youngster. Also, they need to keep a check on interests from the other clubs as well. Whether Kimmich will arrive in England or not, only time will tell. But if you want to keep a check on all the latest developments in the transfer market, keep your eyes on this thread as we bring up all the latest update related to the transfer rumors that are making rounds across the world.