Report: Liverpool scouted Newcastle United’s Sean Longstaff this season

Sean Longstaff (C) warms up during the Newcastle United Training Session at the Newcastle United Training Centre on February 28, 2019 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England.

Newcastle United’s Sean Longstaff is reportedly on the radar of Liverpool, Manchester United and Manchester City.

Sean Longstaff of Newcastle United (36) passes the ball during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Newcastle United at London Stadium on March 02, 2019 in London, United...

According to Sky Sports, Manchester United are interested in signing Sean Longstaff from Premier League rivals Newcastle United in the summer transfer window.

The report, though, has also claimed that Newcastle have stated that they will not sell the 21-year-old midfielder.

The Chronicle has also claimed that the Magpies will not sell the youngster this summer.

The publication has reported that United scouted Longstaff between December and March 2019, and that Liverpool and Manchester City also sent scouts to take a look at the youngster before he picked up a knee injury.

Sean Longstaff gives the tduring the Newcastle United Training Session at the Newcastle United Training Centre on February 28, 2019 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England.

Promising talent

Longstaff is a very good central defender, and there is no surprise that Liverpool, City and United all are reported to be interested in the 21-year-old.

According to WhoScored, the 21-year-old made eight starts and one substitute appearances in the Premier League for Newcastle this season, scoring one goal in the process.

It will be wise of Newcastle to keep hold of Longstaff, who is one for the future.

Javier Hernandez of West Ham United battles for possession with Sean Longstaff of Newcastle United during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Newcastle United at London...

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