Tension at Old Trafford As Newcastle United Want Top Man United Star As Their Highest Paid in January

Tension at Old Trafford As Newcastle United Want Top Man United Star As Their Highest Paid in January

  • Jesse Lingard could be on his way out of Premier League side Manchester United in the January transfer window
  • Newcastle United are interested in signing the forward and are also ready to make him their highest paid player
  • Manchester United players are currently preparing for their next Premier League encounter against Crystal Palace

Newcastle United are reportedly interested in the signing of Manchester United forward Jesse Lingard as they want the Englishman in January 2022 as their highest paid player.

Jesse Lingard is out of contract at Manchester United next summer and the club's chiefs have not sat down with him on a possible extension of contract.

The Old Trafford chiefs now risk losing the England international for free next summer as they have the choice of selling him in January.

Jesse Lingard
Manchester United forward Jesse Lingard in action. Photo by Matthew Peters
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According to the report on UK Sun and The Times, Crystal Palace have made him their No1 target and would be prepared to offer a 'substantial transfer fee'.

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They would also want to make Lingard the top earner in their history.

Newcastle currently sit bottom of the Premier League, six points from safety, and are yet to win a match this season

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