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REVEALED : Man Utd Has No Plans To Upgrade Jesse Lingard’s Contract

It has been reported that Manchester United chiefs have no plans to upgrade Jesse Lingard’s contract.

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The Daily Star claims that Lingard, 22, has been at United since he was seven but remains the lowest-paid star in Van Gaal’s first team squad on just £8,000-a-week.

Despite signing a new long-term contract in February, United were expected to reward his recent progress with an improved deal to bring him into line with some of his more established team-mates.

But United bosses have no plans to open contract talks with Lingard and his advisors and insist he will have to wait before cashing in.

A senior club source said: “We are aware of how talented Jesse is, which is why we gave him a new deal earlier this year.

“There are no plans to sit down with him and discuss another new deal. The most important thing is that he continues to make progress.”

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