Newcastle confirmed a big-money purchase of their St James’ Park club on Thursday (the football news). This has sparked talks about Antonio Conte (transfer rumours) possibly joining the club, as well as Philippe Coutinho (football today). And now, there are talks that they may even go after Mauro Icardi from Paris Saint-Germain. After Steve Bruce is cut up over his potential sacking in football transfer news, newly-bought Newcastle target PSG’s Icardi now.
Following a change in their ownership, Newcastle United are preparing to join the transfer market in January with a bang.
Indeed, Newcastle could spend up to £190 million in January without infringing Financial Fair Play rules, according to the Telegraph.
The Magpies are currently placing 19th in the Premier League, which consists of 20 clubs total. Indeed, they have no victories and three draws in their first seven games.
But, on Thursday, the English Premier League officially finalized the Saudi-led ownership takeover of Newcastle United, viz. St James’ Park.
Football Transfer News – Newly-Bought Newcastle Target PSG’s Icardi
And now, already, Newcastle have entered the competition to recruit Argentine star Mauro Icardi from Paris Saint-Germain, according to Calciomercato.
Tottenham and Juventus have keen eyes on the 28-year-old former Inter star. But Newcastle, following their big-money purchase, have joined the race to sign Icardi.
Meanwhile, Mauro Icardi has signed a four-year contract with PSG back in 2020, after a loan term with them.