Newcastle linked with £3m move for midfield outcast

Lee Tomlin
Lee Tomlin

Newcastle United have been linked with a move for Bournemouth outcast Lee Tomlin.

Tomlin spent the second half of the season on loan at Bristol City after failing to break into Eddie Howe’s side following a move from Middlesbrough.

The 27-year-old is available this summer for around £3m.

And The Sun report that Tomlin has caught the eye of United manager Rafa Benitez, who is in talks over staying on at the relegated club.

Tomlin scored six goals Championship goals for City.