Jeff Hendrick is edging closer to a move to Newcastle United while West Brom are planning a move for two Irish players to bolster their squad for their return to the Premier League next season. Hendrick is a free agent after his exit from Burnley last season and while he was linked with a move to Italy, where there was interest from AC Milan and Roma, Newcastle have identified the Coolock man as one of their key signings for the summer.
Silence from Premier League on why deal failed continues, as MP complains of "utter secrecy" and failure to communicate with fans Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley and Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman Sky Sports News has been told Mike Ashley remains in dialogue with the Saudi Arabia Public Investment Fund (PIF) and its partners over the potential takeover of Newcastle United.
Matty Longstaff is now free to weigh his options, with Newcastle United no longer laying claim to his talents. We can no longer profit off of the talented young midfielder, either in transfer sales or on the pitch production. And I get it, the club was dealing with a takeover — kind of still is — but other players were handed new contracts that were what they were looking for, Matty was left with peanuts.
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|Europa Cup (League Position): Leicester City|
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