Newcastle United are reportedly interested in a January loan deal for Luke Shaw, who is struggling to break into the Manchester United starting lineup

According to a report by Dailly Mirror, Rafael Benitez is ready to offer Luke Shaw a way out of his misery at Manchester United. The Newcastle United boss is plotting a January loan move for the Englishman, who has struggled to break into Jose Mourinho’s side over the last eighteen months.

Shaw had the world at his feet in 2014, when Manchester United shelled out the big bucks to make him the most expensive teenager in the world. Widely regarded as one of the most exciting young defenders in the world at the time, the player’s career has gone completely pear-shaped since the switch to Old Trafford.

The 22-year-old has managed to amass a mere 49 appearances in little over three years at the club, and his progress has come to a grinding halt since the arrival of Mourinho. While injuries have hampered his development to a great extent, the Manchester United boss has also questioned Shaw’s attitude and work ethic.

To make matters worse, it seems like the England international’s relationship with Mourinho has soured even more, having made just two appearances from the bench all season. Reports have suggested…

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