Manchester United dealt Sean Longstaff bombshell as Newcastle United name their price

Manchester United have been dealt a bombshell in their pursuit of Sean Longstaff – with Newcastle United managing director slapping a £50million price tag on the midfielder.

By Mark Donnelly
Friday, 12 July, 2019, 05:30
Newcastle United value Sean Longstaff at around £50million

The Telegraph claim that Charnley, who was reportedly contact by the Red Devils’ Ed Woodward in a bid to seal a deal, is keen to retain the 21-year-old amid heavy interest from the North West.

And in a bid to stave off interest, the Magpies have told Manchester United that they will only consider bids of £50million for their prize asset.

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Charnley’s high asking price could see the Old Trafford outfit pursue alternative targets – with Solksjaer claiming the club will not be held to ransom as they look to strengthen.