Spanish giants to rival Liverpool and Man City for £40m winger

Liverpool and Manchester City have been alerted in their chase to sign Schalke wonderkid Leroy Sane after Barcelona are said to have also joined the race, Express reports.

The 20-year-old has been linked with a host of European giants, but any interested clubs are expected to meet his £40million valuation.

Apart from the three mentioned sides, Manchester United and Real Madrid are also keeping an eye on the situation of the winger.

Sane is a very versatile forward who is capable of playing on both sides of attacking midfield and can also be deployed down the middle.

Despite his age, the player has already represented the Germany national squad at senior level and rose to fame when he managed to help his team beat Real Madrid 4-3 with one goal and one assist last season.

He has already featured 24 times in all competitions for his side this term, scoring five goals while also being able to provide another five assists.