Manchester United Transfer Roundup: Stunning Longstaff valuation, Yazici offer, Everton scouted

Thursday’s Manchester United transfer roundup entailed an approach made for a Serie A defender, a bid for a Belgian international and news on a 21-year-old midfielder. Today’s edition covers an update on the aforementioned youngster, an offer prepared for a Super Lig star and the scouting of a Brazilian forward.

United stunned by Longstaff price tag

Manchester United have been left stunned by Newcastle United’s valuation of Sean Longstaff according to The Telegraph. The Toon have slapped a £50m price tag on the North East native, who has made just 13 appearances for the St. James’ Park outfit so far.

Red Devils prepare Yazici offer

Turkish outlet Asist Analiz is reporting that the Red Devils are preparing to make a “serious” offer for Trabzonspor’s Yusuf Yazici. United are prepared to part with an initial fee of €27m (£24.2m) plus €4m (£3.6m) in add-ons for the 22-year-old attacking midfielder.

Everton scouted

Manchester United have sent scouts to watch Gremio’s Everton according to Brazilian journalist Farid Germano. The Old Trafford side were represented at the game between the 23-year-old Brazil international’s team and Bahia on Thursday, which ended 1-1. Bayern Munich are apparently preparing a bid, whilst AC Milan have made a proposal for the Copa America’s top goalscorer.