Queens Park Rangers are looking to join the race to sign Manchester City defender Ashley Smith-Brown.

According to the Daily Mail, Barnsley, Wigan Athletic and MK Dons have joined Hearts in the race to sign the defender who is looking to gain more first team experience.

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The 21-year-old spent last season on loan at NAC Breda in the Dutch Eredivisie, but it's thought the Man City hierachy want him to gain match experience in a more competitive league.

Smith-Brown has been at City since the age and can play at left-back, right-back and in central midfield.

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