Manchester United have been alerted amid speculation that Real Madrid have entered the race to sign Leicester City star Riyad Mahrez, according to Sport.
Real are now said to be plotting a summer move for the Algeria international as manager Zinedine Zidane looks to reinforce his squad ahead of the new campaign.
The Spanish giants have already sent scouts to monitor his displays, with the player helping the Foxes top the Premier League table.
Manager Claudio Ranieri is aware of heavy interest from a number of top sides, but is determined to see him remain at the King Power Stadium amid talks of a new contract.
Mahrez has already featured 27 times in all competitions this term, so far scoring 15 goals while managing to provide another nine assists.