Man United close in on Ajax teenager Dillon Hoogewerf?

Manchester United are set to sign Ajax’s Dillon Hoogewerf after the teenager has decided to leave the Dutch champions, The Metro claims.

The 16-year-old has emerged as one of the top European prospects in his young age, however, Ajax’s youth chief Said Ouaali has stated that the highly-rated young attacker is going to join “a foreign club”.

Ouaali told Ajax TV: “Dillon has indicated last week that he will leave the club. He is leaving for a foreign club. We wish him a lot of success and know that we have done everything to keep him.

“He may ultimately make the choice and choose a foreign adventure.”

Hoogewerf has scored 10 goals and provided six assists for Ajax’s Under-17s this term.