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Man Utd boss Rangnick CONFIRMED Newcastle are interested in Jesse Lingard and says he ‘cannot answer’ whether the winger will leave

MANCHESTER UNITED star Jesse Lingard is a transfer target for the Newcastle giants this month, boss Ralf Rangnick has confirmed.

And the caretaker manager also claims Lingard has the power to decide if he wants to move from Old Trafford.

Jesse Lingard is Newcastle transfer target, Ralf Rangnick confirms

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Jesse Lingard is Newcastle transfer target, Ralf Rangnick confirmsCredit: Getty
Ralf Rangnick said it's up to Lingard if he wants to stay or leave

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Ralf Rangnick said it’s up to Lingard if he wants to stay or leaveCredit: PA

Lingard, 29, is out of contract in the summer and Newcastle have long been rumored to want his services.

And boss Rangnick confirmed on Friday that the Saudi-backed club are pursuing Lingard’s signature in an exchange in January.

Rangnick said: “About Jesse, just like some other players, he’s a really good player, that’s normal at other clubs, Newcastle have shown interest in him but I not the one to solve that problem.

“If you ask me now what will happen in the next 10 days, I cannot answer that question, I am afraid.

“Like I said, it’s a question of what the player wants, what other options does he have, does he stand a chance of winning game time, I can’t answer for him, it has to be done. shown by the players.

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“He is a very good player, a technical player. At Manchester United it is not so easy, we have other players who can play in that position and we cannot change from there. this game to another five or six positions.”

Rangnick added: “I know his contract expires in the summer, the question is what he wants to do.

“I wouldn’t be happy if he stayed for the rest of the season because he’s a player who can always play and I know the class.”

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