According to reports, Newcastle United may be ready to meet with Brighton about Mali international Yves Bissouma’s signing.
This comes as the Magpies look to strengthen this month, after being taken over by Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund (October). They were the richest club worldwide.
Eddie Howe seems to be looking to strengthen his midfield team. There are reports that Dele Alli, Tottenham Hotspur’s star player, has said to friends that he would be interested in moving to St James’ Park following talks with Kieran Trippier.
The Magpies may also be interested in Alex Grimaldo, Benfica’s defender, to address their full-back problems.
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Grimaldo bid readied
Newcastle are set to bid £17million for Benfica left-back Alex Grimaldo, it has been reported.
Portuguese outlet Jornal de NotíciasAccording to the Magpies, they would have to repel interest from Barcelona in order to land the defender.
The contract for the full-back from Spain with Portuguese giants Benfica runs through June 2023. His club might decide to cash it in now, rather than risk losing him later in the season.
Barca boss Xavi is reportedly also interested in the player as a competition for Jordi Alba, first-choice leftback.
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Dele ‘keen’ on move
According to reports, Dele Alli told close friends that he is “keen”Newcastle United is your opportunity to join us this month
Football InsiderReports claim that Tottenham’s midfielder, Tottenham’s player for the middle, hopes he can. “reignite his career”At St. James’ Park.
According to the report, he was convinced by his former Spurs teammate Kieran trippier, who also recently arrived at the club.
Tripper is believed to have given Dele a gift. “glowing”Report about Newcastle with Newcastle’s owners “in the market for more firepower”.
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It has been reported that the Magpies will hold talks on Sunday to discuss a move for Brighton’s Yves Bissouma.
Daily Mail reports that Brighton have set a £50million price tag on their star midfielder, who is also wanted by Aston Villa.
Villa may have looked at other options after the Mali international’s cost. However, Villa is expected to wait until summer to look into other options.
Newcastle could have Bissouma this month, if the asking price is met despite their unwillingness to spend this month and causing other deals not to be able to proceed.