[RUMOUR] Sean Longstaff

Discussion in 'The Transfer List' started by Burnsy, May 24, 2022.

  1. Burnsy

    Burnsy First Team

  2. RS2

    RS2 Squad Player

    Yes.
     
  3. simpleMASH

    simpleMASH Reservist

    In the Championship? Would be a class signing.
     
  4. Carpster

    Carpster Squad Player

    Wouldn't turn my nose up at him or Matty tbf.
     
  5. Burnsy

    Burnsy First Team

    His brother had been at Mansfield on loan, after not getting a game at Aberdeen. Think we need better and his initial hype was misplaced. The older Longstaff has always looked a better bet.
     
  6. lowerrous

    lowerrous First Team

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  7. Carpster

    Carpster Squad Player

    6 goals and two assists in 18 at Mansfield. Not saying he's the answer but we've shown interest before.
     
  8. Hogg-DEENEY!!!

    Hogg-DEENEY!!! Squad Player

    Matty Longstaff currently on loan at Mansfield Town!
     
  9. Hogg-DEENEY!!!

    Hogg-DEENEY!!! Squad Player

    Which Longstaff have we been linked with before? Is it both?
     
  10. Moose

    Moose First Team Captain

    I’m for innuendo names, but against underwhelming players, so I’m on the fence here.
     
  11. lutonh8a

    lutonh8a Reservist

    I was going to suggest this one in the suggestion thread the other day. But didn't think he would step down to the Championship. I would be very pleased with this one as he would be an extremely good player in the championship and could be good in The Premier League. I think he will stay at Newcastle though.
     
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  12. domthehornet

    domthehornet Moderator Staff Member

    What sort of midfielder is he?
     
  13. Heidar

    Heidar Reservist

    He's had issues with his knees so fits the Pozzo model.

    If they're not previously crocked or currently crocked, we will crock you.
     
  14. RS2

    RS2 Squad Player

    Ginger.
     
  15. Stuey

    Stuey Reservist

    He's played a fair few times the past two-three seasons in their first team. Would be a good acquisition as only 24, but I'm sure we'll face some stiff competition. Doubt he'll be getting as much game time at Newcastle in future with the big spending they will be doing.
     
  16. Hogg-DEENEY!!!

    Hogg-DEENEY!!! Squad Player

    If it's only West Brom we have to fend off for his services, I fancy our chances, but if there are more serious promotion chasing sides interested in him than it'll be harder
     
  17. Burnsy

    Burnsy First Team

    Steve Bruce could be a factor though. Talked him up massively when at Newcastle and the player seemed to find his best form to date under him too.
     
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  18. Hogg-DEENEY!!!

    Hogg-DEENEY!!! Squad Player

    I get a former boss can be a pull factor (COUGH COUGH KANE WILSON), but surely if the boss in question is cabbage-head it shouldn't matter as much?
     
  19. Their dad I think. 5 year deal.
     
  20. wfcSinatra

    wfcSinatra Predictor Choker 14/15

    Wasn’t Matty going to Udinese at one point?
     
  21. Harrow Orn

    Harrow Orn Squad Player

    Need some wizardry in midfield. I'm in.
     
  22. Hogg-DEENEY!!!

    Hogg-DEENEY!!! Squad Player

    Didn't know we were a hockey team, though maybe packing in this football lark isn't such a bad idea...
     
  23. SkylaRose

    SkylaRose Administrator Staff Member

    Either that or wait to they make nutmegs an Olympic sport. We would win every time - it's about the only thing this current crop could manage without chucking away chances.
     
  24. a19tgg

    a19tgg Squad Player

    We’ll end up with Shane Shortpoodle
     
  25. Steve Leo Beleck

    Steve Leo Beleck Squad Player

    Eddie Howe said he's been offered a new contract and he's hoping that he would sign it. Can't see us matching those terms. He might as well see if any other Premier League teams come in for him and if not, extend and if worst comes to the worst and they sign some quality midfielders, go out on loan.

    Edit: expected to extend until 2026. File this under Not Happening

    https://twitter.com/NUFC360/status/1529371454571220994?s=20&t=zy2x1HGMwEksBIH-xob5LQ
     
  26. Carpster

    Carpster Squad Player

    Two factors. As you said depends on who they recruit midfield wise .
    Second is whether he Longstaff wants to play regular football because it won't happen there.
     
  27. simpleMASH

    simpleMASH Reservist

    He’ll be 6th choice by the time they finish their summer recruitment. We can sit tight and try for a loan deal near the end of the window when it becomes apparent he’s surplus to requirements there.
     
  28. Carpster

    Carpster Squad Player

    He'll have a job on his hands trying to shift Cleverly and Gosling from the starting lineup.
     
  29. simpleMASH

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