Exclusive: Oxford United, Plymouth & MK Dons set sights on signing Biggins
Oxford United, Plymouth Argyle and MK Dons have set their sights on Fleetwood Town midfielder Harrison Biggins, Football Insider can reveal.
The EFL trio are keen on the 24-year-old following his impressive form on loan at Barrow.
A recruitment source has told Football Insider Biggins is out of contract this summer at Fleetwood and could be available for a bargain fee this month or free in the summer.
Biggins moved to EFL new boys Barrow at the beginning of the season and has played 25 games across all competitions.
He has provided three assists and scored once in League Two this term as Barrow sit two places above the relegation zone.
The versatile midfielder moved to Fleetwood from non-league side Stocksbridge Park Steels in the summer of 2017.
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After making his professional debut in the same year, he has played over 50 times for Fleetwood including 40 games in League One.
All three of Oxford, Plymouth and MK Dons are chasing a place in the League One play-offs.
Oxford are unbeaten in 11 games across all competitions including six consecutive wins in the league meaning they are six points behind the play-off positions with games in hand.
Plymouth are one point behind the Us but have played two games more.
MK Dons are 12 points behind the top six having played the same number of games as Plymouth.
Biggins‘ parent club Fleetwood have won just once since manager Joey Barton left the club in December and are two places above the Dons.
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