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Tottenham Hotspur have been handed a huge injury boost ahead of their Premier League meeting with Newcastle United on Sunday afternoon. What’s the latest? Speaking in his pre-match press conference (via the official Tottenham website), Antonio Conte revealed that, despite withdrawing from the Wales squad ahead of their friendly against Czech Republic on Tuesday, Ben […]Speaking in his pre-match press conference (via the official Tottenham website), Antonio Conte revealed that, despite withdrawing from the Wales squad ahead of their friendly against Czech Republic on Tuesday, Ben Davies will be available for tomorrow’s visit of the Magpies.
Newcastle United are poised to make a bid for Brazilian centre-back Gleison Bremer this summer.
What’s the word?
According to Gazzetta dello Sport (via), the Magpies are lining up a bid for the Torino defender, with the report suggesting an offer would need to be around €50m (£41m).
However, furthersuggest that Newcastle will have competition from at least one other Premier League club, with Arsenal also thought to be interested in securing the signature of the 25-year-old this summer.
A big upgrade
Eddie Howe kicked his work in rebuilding and improving the Newcastle squad with keyin January – with the likes of Dan Burn and Kieran Trippier making an instant impact on the team following their arrival during the winter window.
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However, there is still work to be done in making sure that the Magpies continue to push further up the Premier League next season, and a quality centre-back signing would surely be the key to a better defensive record.
And, considering just howBremer – who was hailed an “ ” by Torino winger Mergim Vojvoda – has been in Serie A this season – winning 51% of his ground duels, as well as making an average of 3.4 interceptions, 1.4 tackles, and 3.9 clearances per game – it is clear to see the defender would be a fantastic signing for PIF to get over the line.
Indeed, these statistics prove that Bremer is an absolute nightmare for opponents trying to break down Torino’s defence.
And, with the Brazilian’s former teammate, Luca Mezzano, stating his belief that “” in the world, the defender would surely not find it difficult to fit into Howe’s backline at St James’ Park.
PIF now plot NUFC bid for "remarkable" £25m machine, he's miles better than Chris Wood - opinion
Newcastle United are eyeing up a summer deal for Union Berlin striker Taiwo Awoniyi.According to German outlet Bild, PIF are plotting a Magpies move for the Nigerian centre-forward, who is said to be worth £25m (€30m), this summer to bolster their squad.
Despite contractreportedly being opened with Fabian Schar, the Switzerland international is currently set to be out of in June, meaning there is still a chance he doesn’t commit to a new deal.
This would represent a great opportunity for the club to make a move for the 6ft 1 Bremer, whose signing, aside from being a huge upgrade on Schar, could see Howe form a deadly centre-back pairing alongside Burn next season.
Newcastle will need to make the defender a solid offer in order to tempt him away from the stern competition for his services this summer, and the promising ongoing project at the club could be enough to convince Bremer to become a part of it.
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Newcastle United are expected to have an explosive transfer window this summer, with new owners committed to improving the club’s Premier League form, and now it is reported that they have wasted no time in making a bid for a new player this summer. What’s the word? According to French news outlet Foot Mercato, Newcastle […]According to French news outlet Foot Mercato, Newcastle have made their first move by bidding around €60m (£50m) to sign hot prospect Darwin Nunez.