Negotiations “On” between Dan Ashworth and Manchester United

Newcastle has officially placed their football director Dan Ashworth on gardening leave after he said yes to Manchester United for the role.

Newcastle has officially placed their football director Dan Ashworth on gardening leave after he said yes to Manchester United for the role. He will stop working for Newcastle with immediate effect as reported by Fabrizio Romano earlier.

Newcastle United has officially placed their football director, Dan Ashworth, on gardening leave. The negotiations between Manchester United and Ashworth are currently underway, and his departure from Newcastle is set to take effect immediately.

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Ashworth, who has been instrumental in Newcastle’s football operations, is poised to take on a significant role at Manchester United. The decision to place him on gardening leave highlights the swift and decisive nature of the developments in the football world.

Gardening leave is a common practice in the sporting industry, allowing an individual to be formally separated from their duties while still remaining under contract. During this period, Ashworth will be on standby, awaiting the completion of negotiations between Manchester United and Newcastle.