TRANSFER RUMOUR: Ipswich Town closing in on Manchester United defender Reece Brown

IPSWICH Town are closing in on the loan addition of Manchester United defender Reece Brown, according to Sky Sports.

The 21-year-old, who is the brother of former United defender Wes Brown, was on loan at League One side Coventry City earlier this season. The England Under-20 international has had previous spells out on loan at Bradford, Oldham and Doncaster.

The 6ft 2in player was an unused substitute for Sir Alex Ferguson’s side when they faced Leeds in the League Cup earlier this season.