PREMIER - Jesse Lingard wanted by Everton in cut-price January transfer

22.10.2021 13:35 of A.R. TransferMarketWeb   see readings
PREMIER - Jesse Lingard wanted by Everton in cut-price January transfer
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Everton are interested in a January swoop for Manchester United star Jesse Lingard, according to reports from The Sun

The England ace, 28, is out of contract at Old Trafford next summer. Jesse Lingard has largely been limited to a place on the bench this season. Boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is keen to seal an extension for the former West Ham loanee, but so far Lingard is believed to have rejected United's advances.

According to Football Insider, Toffees boss Rafael Benitez is a 'big admirer' of his.

The Merseyside club will still have to spend carefully, after splashing out just £1.7million in the summer because of FFP restrictions. But they believe that Lingard will be available at a cut-price after turning down a new United contract.

Everton would like to sign the 32-cap star on an initial loan deal - with a view to making it permanent at the end of the season.