The 21-year-old is reportedly needed by Athletic Bilbao, Real Betis and Real Sociedad
Athletic Bilbao and Real Sociedad have joined Real Betis in the race for Newcastle United midfielder Mikel Merino.
The 21-year-old moved to St. James’ Park final summer time from Borussia Dortmund and he initially joined on mortgage.
By October, that transfer was made everlasting after the Spaniard had performed sufficient video games to set off a clause in the deal.
Merino signed a five-year deal on the time, however his progress was halted by harm and Newcastle are ready to cash in on him this summer time.
Real Betis have already proven an curiosity in the midfielder, who’s valued at round £10m.
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But, in accordance to Mundo Deportivo, Athletic Bilbao and Real Sociedad have thrown their hats into the ring too.
The Spanish pair have been alerted to Merino’s availability and are ready to match any bid made by Betis.