19th in the Premier League after 7 days, Newcastle entered a stratospheric dimension this week, being redeemed by the Saudi fund PCP capital partners, becoming on this occasion the richest club on the planet. With a crazy envelope of 220 million euros just for the winter transfer window, the English club is already thinking of several big names in football, including a PSG striker.
PSG Mercato: Newcastle thinks of Mauro Icardi!
Relegated to a supersub role at Paris Saint Germain, the Argentine striker Mauro icardi could pack his bags from the French capital this winter. The Newcastle club have reportedly set their sights on the former interiste, under contract until June 2024 in Paris.
First victim of the arrival of Lionel Messi this summer, Icardi would not take a dim view of a start in the next transfer window, in order to find playing time with a view to participating in the 2022 World Cup.
As the site advances Calcio Mercato, the Magpies would take advantage of their colossal budget to enlist the Argentinian. For its part, Paris is not closed to the departure of its striker, who arrived on loan from Inter Milan in the summer of 2019. If his ratio with the Red and Blue is not alarming (36 goals in 72 games) his contribution to the team is however challenged, especially its playing volume, unlike its predecessor Edinson Cavani. Many other contenders could nevertheless put a spoke in Saudi Arabia’s wheels, such as Juventuswho has been tracking the Argentine for months.
Coutinho, Gérard … The madness of the Magpies!
In addition to Mauro Icardi, Newcastle have reportedly shortlisted the main goals for the second half of the season. Among the projects to be carried out, Newcastle would consider sacking their current coach, Steve bruce to replace him with a renowned coach. British tabloids mention the names of Gerard Gerard and Franck Lampard as credible contenders.
On the players side, the club Philippe Coutinho his priority for the month of January. A time courted by OM, the Brazilian is one of the undesirables at Barça. The name of Jesse Lingard also revolves a lot around the St James Park, and also seems to be a plausible lead. Everything should get carried away in the next few months so …