Today’s round up of all NUFC related transfer talk:
Rafa Benitez remains ‘hopeful’ that a deal can be done to sign Arsenal striker Lucas Perez, however the player must reduce his wage demands and Arsenal must sell ‘at the right price’ if a deal is going to be done (Shields Gazette).
In-form NUFC forward Ivan Toney has completed a loan move to Wigan Athletic just days after scoring 5 goals in 2 games for the U-23’s (Lee Ryder).
A decision on the loan destination of winger target Sheyi Ojo is expected tomorrow, with Derby and Fulham said to be favourites for the Liverpool prospect (The Independent).
According to reports in Spain, Roma are preparing a €30m offer for reported NUFC target and Real Madrid winger Lucas Vazquez.