According to The Northern Echo, Newcastle United are making significant progress in their pursuit of signing Tino Livramento from Southampton.
Talks have reportedly advanced rapidly in the last 24 hours. The young full-back’s arrival is expected to provide cover and competition for current first-choice right-back Kieran Trippier.
However, Livramento’s potential signing could also lead to 21-year-old Harrison Ashby leaving the club.
The report suggests that Ashby might be sent out on loan to continue his development, as Livramento’s arrival might limit his opportunities for first-team…