EXCLUSIVE: Leeds, Newcastle, Middlesbrough battling for teen star

Newcastle, Middlesbrough and Leeds are all chasing teenage Hartlepool midfielder Conner Rennison, we can reveal. 

The 16-year-old is at the centre of a three-way battle for his signature as he is not under contract and can leave for free this summer.

Rennison is an all-action midfielder, likened to Lee Cattermole and he coincidentally also hails from Stockton-on-Tees.

Newcastle, Boro and Sunderland are all keen, but there is a great deal of interest in the player with Leeds, Bristol City, Barnsley, Hull and Portsmouth also asking about the prospect of landing the teenage starlet.


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