Newcastle United are reportedly keen on securing the services of Manchester United's midfielder Scott McTominay during the upcoming transfer window.
According to reports the Magpies, alongside West Ham, are among the clubs interested in signing the Scotland international who is likely to leave Old Trafford in the near future.
The 26-year-old currently has a contract at Old Trafford until 2025. However, as the player expressed to his close friends via Football Insider, he is seeking a departure this summer due to a lack of minutes in his playing time compared to last season.
The midfielder is in the prime years of his career the talented midfielder has only started four Premier League matches since September. It is believed that he possesses the quality to be a regular starter for a team situated lower in the league table.
However, Newcastle's potential interest in the Scotsman may appear confusing, as they may not view him as a significant upgrade over players like Sean Longstaff, who share a similar display.