Newcastle have been linked with strikes for 4 Manchester United fringe gamers following their Saudi Arabia-backed takeover.
The consortium controversially led by the Saudi Public Funding Fund accomplished their acquisition of the membership final week, bringing an finish to Mike Ashley’s fiercely unpopular spell in cost at St James’ Park.
It is since been reported that Newcastle might spend as much as £190m within the January switch window, whereas 90min understands Graeme Jones will change Steve Bruce as supervisor earlier than their subsequent Premier League sport.
The Every day Mirror write that 4 United gamers – Anthony Martial, Jesse Lingard, Donny van de Beek and Eric Bailly – have already been linked with a transfer to Newcastle following the takeover. Nevertheless, they don’t report that strikes will probably be made for all of them, however as a substitute that France worldwide Martial appears more than likely to depart in January.
Man Utd co-owner Joel Glazer has lengthy been a fan of Martial’s nonetheless, and has blocked transfers out of Previous Trafford within the current previous.
However the ahead has stagnated within the final couple of years. After a formidable 2019/20 marketing campaign during which he scored 23 targets in all competitions, Martial fell down the pecking at Man Utd final season bagging a measly seven targets as compared.
The arrivals of Jadon Sancho and Cristiano Ronaldo, together with the return of Marcus Rashford and continued growth of Mason Greenwood, might additionally restrict his sport time for the rest of this yr.
90min understands that Borussia Dortmund are additionally taken with signing Martial as a long-term substitute for Erling Haaland.