Today’s round up of all NUFC related transfer talk:
- Rafa Benitez has commented on his interest in Arsenal’s Lucas Perez, confirming his interest in the striker and his desire to ‘balance his NUFC squad.
- The Chronicle have confirmed that Premier League duo Everton and Crystal Palace hold ‘serious interest’ over the potential permanent signing of highly rated Newcastle goalkeeper Freddie Woodman.
According to the Stoke Senitel, Newcastle only offered Stoke ‘a fraction’ of the £12m bid that was rumoured to have been made for Joselu by the media, with Stoke believed to be looking to recoup the £5.75m fee they paid for the Spaniard two seasons ago.
- Genoa have enquired over the availability of Newcastle’s Achraf Lazaar according to reports in Italy (Primocanale).
- Doubts have emerged over the future of Jack Colback after the midfielder was left out of NUFC’s squad yet again for the final pre-season friendly against Verona.