According to reports in Spain, Rafa Benitez has made contact with the agent of Atletico Madrid attacker Angel Correa in a bid to lure the Argentinian to St. James’ Park this summer – Real Madrid’s Lucas Vazquez is also a player Benitez is a ‘big fan’ of (Mi Otra Liga.com)
The Chronicle have also credited NUFC with an interest in Liverpool’s Danny Ings as Rafa Benitez looks intent on stepping up his hunt for a striker.
Grant Hanley has been offered to Birmingham City, with Benitez looking to offload the fifth-choice centre-back this summer (The Chronicle).
After scoring 5 goals in 2 games for NUFC U-23’s in pre-season, Ivan Toney is a loan target for several League One sides, with Wigan Athletic and Scunthorpe two of several clubs interested (The Chronicle.
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Olly has been a Junior Magpie from birth. As a season ticket holder and avid Newcastle United fan - he eats, sleeps and breathes all things NUFC.