Lookman wants to leave RB Leipzig just six months after signing from Everton
By Sky Sports News
Last Updated: 07/01/20 11:23pm
Newcastle United are interested in RB Leipzig winger Ademola Lookman and are expected to make a loan offer with an option to buy.
Sky Sports News has been told Lookman wants to leave Leipzig, just six months after joining the Bundesliga club from Everton.
A winger has been on the priority list for Newcastle, and the club are considering an initial loan offer for the 22-year-old until the end of the season.
Lookman signed a five-year deal at Leipzig last summer having first impressed during a 2017-18 loan spell at the club.
He scored five goals in 11 league games during that six-month period, but this time around he has struggled for first-team opportunities.
Lookman has played just 200 minutes of football this season, starting once in the Bundesliga, and is yet to find the target.
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