Newcastle United are the latest Premier League club to show interest in £25 million Bristol City star Alex Scott, according to a report from Sun.
A recent report from teamtalk revealed that Tottenham Hotspur, West Ham United and Crystal Palace were keeping an eye on the teenager ahead of the summer transfer window.
some others Premier League teams were interested in an early January move for Scott as it remains to be seen if those clubs are still considering him as an option.
The influential midfielder has started all but one of Bristol’s City Championship matches this season, proving himself a source of consistent quality and reliability.
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Capable of operating anywhere in right midfield, as well as in a right-back role, Scott also provides excellent versatility.
It wouldn’t be a surprise to see a Premier League move come to fruition come summer, however the Robins will be in full control of the situation.
With a contract not set to expire until 2025 and seeing almost half of the Premier League interested in Scott, Bristol City can continue to hold the talented youngster highly valued.
Newcastle is set to be an exciting destination with the club’s recent acquisition allowing them to be more ambitious when it comes to the transfer market and general expectations on the pitch.
Eddie Howe has had excellent results from a number of young players this season at St James Park, however the competition for the 19-year-old is extremely high.