Report: Newcastle eye 'frighting' capacity likened to £73m Premier League sovereign - HITC
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have reportedly joined the rush to badge Borussia Dortmund attacker Ansgar Knauff, who has shone in 2022 since joining Eintracht Frankfurt on an 18-month loan deal.
, the Magpies are one of numerous clubs interested in signing the 20-year-old winger, who came through Dortmund’s academy and played a handful of senior games before being sent to Frankfurt in January for the next year and a half, and Knauff has exploded since the move.
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The attacker played a interpretation role in the Bundesliga side’s UEFA Europa League campaign, with Knauff scoring a screamer rail FC Barcelona in a accomplishment that was as ‘frighting’ by the German media, with the shameless besides starting in the modern against Rangers in Seville.
Whilst the likes of Newcastle are now interested in signing Knauff, there is no place or exit clause in the youngster’s loan treaty with Frankfurt, meaning that the Premier League side commit only be able to bring for the Dortmund countryside in 2023, where the attacker could be a god in the Bundesliga.
Compared to Manchester United’s god attacker Jadon Sancho as , Knauff is tipped to obtain another monstrous season at Frankfurt, especially with UEFA Champions League football on the horizon for the German side, a chase that the winger has actually played in during his time with Dortmund.
Indeed, if Knauff is to follow in the footsteps of Sancho subsequent season, the German top-flight could be in for a treat, yet for Newcastle, they should already be moulding the 20-year-old attacker a attention for the summer offload window subsequent year.
Newcastle obtain been rather tranquillity in the disburden window this summer, yet 2023 could be a year where PIF go crazy in the market, and signing Knauff ought be viewed as a urgency for the club if the teenager is to enjoy a sensational season in Germany and in Europe.
After all, signing elite infant players cede be the bedrock of any long-term plans Newcastle daydream to make, and Knauff could be nonpareil for the future given the attacker’s incredible covert and impressive CV already in the senior merriment since breaking through with Dortmund and joining Frankfurt on loan.