Manchester United are open to overdue loan offers for Phil Jones ahead of the handover deadline this summer.
V Northern echo report Newcastle boss Steve Bruce is “hoping” for a new loan, and the former United defender-turned-manager is said to be keen to add another center-back to his ranks, and Jones could fit the bill.
The article confirms previous reports that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer would be open to credit authorization for Jones.
Newcastle is regularly associated with Jones This summer, but money is currently short on the northeast side, a permanent deal looks unlikely – Jones’ contract with United expires in 2023 and he hasn’t played for the club since January 2020.
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There may be another twist to the Jesse Lingard saga this summer because Mirror Report David Moyes plans to meet with United playmaker to discuss the late transfer, but it is claimed that another loan offer will be the deal that Irons proposed.
MEN understand that Lingard was not given the final decision on whether he will stay at United and those at the club estimate the 28-year-old at £ 25m and therefore West Ham’s loan request is likely to be unsatisfactory.
However, there may be other updates in Lingard’s future.