Manchester United and Newcastle United set to battle for French midfielder - Reports
Premier League duo Manchester United and Newcastle United are set to be involved in a transfer tussle for Marseille midfielder Boubacar Kamara. The defensive midfielder is out of contract at the end of the season.
He is not short of suitors, including United and Newcastle. The Under-21 France international has four goals and five assists in 154 appearances for Marseille. That is something both Manchester United and Newcastle are capable of offering.
The Old Trafford outfit have a huge summer ahead, with a new permanent manager set to be appointed.
What lies ahead for Manchester United and Newcastle United?
Interim Manchester United manager Ralf Rangnick will move upstairs at the end of the season.
The Red Devils will certainly be in the market for new players, and have been touted with moves for a new midfielder and striker.
Howe took over Newcastle when they were languishing in 19th place in the league standings and without a Premier League win all season.
Newcastle are now in 14th place, and have gone unbeaten in their last eight league games, winning four of their last five.
The turmoil at Manchester United could abate in the summer, with the club being heavily linked with PSG manager Mauricio Pochettino and Ajax's Erik ten Hag. The Red Devils might be able to offer the Frenchman European football.