Toon Talk – a round-up of all the day’s NUFC news and gossip – 16/01/2018

A round up of all of today’s news and gossip:

  • Rafa Benitez has been given the green-light by Mike Ashley to bring in THREE new signings this month according to Damian Spellman – the Press Association’s reliable North-East reporter. Read full story here. 
  • According to Sky sources, Newcastle are ‘considering’ a move for Crystal Palace left-back Pape Souare, with Benitez identifying the Senegalese defender as an option to provide competition for Paul Dummett. Read full story here. 
  • An exclusive in the Express has claimed that that Mike Ashley will wait until next month’s announcement on the Premier League’s new TV deal before making any decision following Amanda Staveley’s NUFC takeover bid. Full story here. 
  • According to the Daily Mail, David Moyes will allow West Ham’s Diafra Sakho to leave this month, with the Senegalese striker now said to be ‘pushing for a move’ to Newcastle, Swansea or West Brom. Full story here. 

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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.

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