Manchester United are reportedly on the verge of signing Newcastle United star Sean Longstaff in a £25 million deal this summer.
The 21-year-old scored just once in nine Premier League appearances for the St. James Park in the out-gone campaign.
Though, the midfielder has about three seasons left on his current deal, United are confident they can they can lure the attacker to Old Trafford this summer.
Having captured Daniel James for £15m earlier this month, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wants to add to his squad for competition this summer The Mirror reports the imminent takeover of the club will not be an obstacle to United’s pursuit of Longstaff.
Before damaging his knee last term against West Ham on March 2, he made 11 starts for Rafa Benitez’s side in the process.
The Red Devils are set to be moving away from signing players at exorbitant rates and give chances to youngsters, primarily home-grown talents whom they can develop.