Newcastle could have had the door to their first marquee signing opened with a report suggesting Juventus want to offload one in every of their targets.
The Magpies’ well-documented Saudi takeover has prompted important dialogue about who they may signal within the upcoming switch home windows. Most of the names which were thrown about appear considerably unrealistic. However this participant is unquestionably a chance.
That’s as a result of his Italian house owners are prepared to promote him and he wouldn’t be a reckless use of the brand new money injection.
In keeping with Calciomercarto, midfielder Adrien Rabiot has emerged as a goal for the Toon after their new house owners efficiently took over.
Juve want to offload Rabiot as they should promote earlier than they’ll purchase. They usually have their eyes on two targets, as per the report.
They wish to herald both highly-rated Monaco teenager Aurelien Tchouameni or Manchester United man Donny van de Beek.
Tchouameni, 21, has burst onto the radar of a variety of prime European golf equipment, together with Liverpool. Jurgen Klopp is reportedly determined to signal him.
United have additionally been talked about, whereas Chelsea and Actual Madrid are within the dialogue too.
Now Juve have entered the fray. Promoting Rabiot would assist fund their method. It could additionally shift €7m of wages a 12 months off their books.
The France worldwide has lower than two years left on his contract in Turin. Due to this fact, a deal can be comparatively low-cost.
He was signed on a free from Paris Saint-Germain in 2019 so any price can be revenue. So far as Juve are involved, a switch ‘can be a discount’ for everybody concerned.
Rabiot appears to be a real chance for Newcastle’s first signing of their affluent new period.
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Newcastle’s subsequent boss received’t be Rodgers
In the meantime, Leicester Metropolis boss Brendan Rodgers will reportedly flip down all affords from Newcastle to take over from Steve Bruce.
Bruce is anticipated to get the boot on Tyneside imminently. Director Amanda Staveley was on the membership’s coaching base this week and is known to have spoken to Bruce.
However the Saudi Arabian Public Funding Fund (PIF), who’re the membership’s majority shareholder, have but to provide the inexperienced mild to axe the 60-year-old.
Rodgers had been tipped as a possible substitute. However he has “no curiosity” in Newcastle’s undertaking, as per dependable journalist John Percy.
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