Eddie Howe is interested in the signing of Scott McTominay with recent reports claiming that Manchester United value the midfielder at £50 million.
Newcastle has surprised everyone with their jump in quality this season, as they compete directly with Manchester United for a place in the top four.
Although expected after the takeover, the instant improvement from the squad has been extremely impressive.
They have brought in some exciting players and according to reports from the Daily Star, are interested in bringing McTominay to St. James’ Park.
The Scottish international has fell down the pecking order under Erik ten Hag as new signings Casemiro and Christian Eriksen have pushed him to the fringes of the squad.
🚨 Newcastle have also been long-term admirers of Scott McTominay but Manchester United want at least £50m for the Scotland midfielder, 26.
[Source: Star Sunday] pic.twitter.com/77T7NCOsh5
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