Today’s round up of all NUFC related transfer talk:
- Jamaal Lascelles and Paul Dummett will be rewarded with new five-year deals at NUFC later this week (Daily Mirror)
- Newcastle have joined West Ham in the £10m pursuit of want-away Burnley striker Andre Gray (Shields Gazette)
- Reading are lining up a £5m swoop for NUFC goalkeeper Karl Darlow to replace Ali Al-Habsi – and the Daily Mirror claim Rafa may be ready to cash in as he attempts to bring a new no.1 to Newcastle this summer.
- Newcastle are keen on £8m-rated Hull City midfielder Sam Clucas with Leicester, West Brom and Burnley also interested (Daily Mail)
- Outrageous reports have emerged from Portugal, claiming Newcastle have made a club record £35m bid for 36-goal Sporting Lisbon striker Bas Dost.
- Manchester City only want a permanent deal for Joe Hart, however Newcastle and West Ham are interested in a potential loan move. A with a move to Tyneside is believed to particularly appeal to the England no.1. however the expected transfer fee and wages could scupper any permanent deal (Daily Mail)