Report: Freddie Woodman could leave Newcastle United this summer

Newcastle's 17 year old substitute goalkeeper Freddie Woodman looks on before the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Everton at St James' Park on December 28, 2014...

Newcastle United stopper Freddie Woodman has struggled for first-team appearance at St. James' Park.

Newcastle's 17 year old substitute goalkeeper Freddie Woodman looks on before the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Everton at St James' Park on December 28, 2014...

According to the Chronicle, Newcastle United boss Rafael Benitez is desperate to keep Freddie Woodman, but he may well depart.

Woodman has been left frustrated by his lack of game time at Newcastle in recent years.

The youngster is highly regarded at St. James’ Park, but he remains third choice at Newcastle.

 

Woodman has been unable to dislodge either Martin Dubravka or Karl Darlow, as he fights for game-time on Tyneside.

The England youth international could now reportedly look to move on, with interest rising in the Newcastle talent.

Freddie Woodman of Newcastle United celebrates the 2nd Newcastle goal during The Emirates FA Cup Third Round match between Newcastle United and Luton Town at St James' Park on January 6,...

A host of Premier League sides are said to be keen to buy Woodman from Newcastle.

Benitez wants to reject all offers at keep Woodman on Tyneside, but the Spanish boss knows the decision isn’t as simple as that, as the goalkeeper’s contract is running down.

And Woodman is said to have rejected all offers of a new deal, as he wants more first-team assurances if he is to stay on.

Goalkeeper Freddie Woodman dives for  the ball during the Newcastle United Training Session at The Newcastle United Training Centre on September 26, 2018, in Newcastle upon Tyne, England.

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