With the winter transfer window now open, Premier League clubs are all eyes for players on sale. Newcastle United are certainly not messing around. The Magpies recently went under an ownership change as the Saudi Arabian royal family acquired Newcastle United. This has now allowed them to splash money in the transfer window. With Kieran Trippier being their first major signing, they are now looking to bring more marquee players to the club.
According to recent reports from England, Newcastle United reportedly want to sign “FOUR” Arsenal players as we take a look at who the four players are:
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🇬🇦 Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
🏴 Rob Holding
🇪🇬 Mohamed Elneny
🏴 Eddie Nketiah
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#4 Rob Holding
Since the arrival of Ben White, him and Gabriel proving to be the solid partnership for Mikel Arteta in the defence. Rob Holding has hardly got any chances in the team. A deal suspected to be around 20m might be on the cards as Eddie Howe looks to strengthen his backline. ‘
#3 Mohamed Elneny
With only months remaining in his current Arsenal contract. Thus the possibility of Elneny leaving the club gets higher every single day. The Egyptian is not included in the gaffer’s plans and will be looking for a way out this transfer window with Newcastle United being his best bet in the Premier League.
#2 Eddie Nketiah
Nketiah has only 6 months left on his Arsenal contract after rejecting a number of contract renewals from the Gunners. The 20-year-old is keen to leave the Emirates to gain first-team experience elsewhere, Nketiah is yet to make a single Premier League appearance for Mikel Arteta this season and could be on his way out to Newcastle United.
#1 Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
🚨 Newcastle United are interested in signing Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang on loan from Arsenal this month with a view to a £20m summer transfer.
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With each passing day, things are going from bad to worse for Aubameyang. The Gabon international was snatched off his captaincy due to disciplinary issues which has further led him to being isolated from the entire squad. Aubaemyang promised not to join a rival, Furthermore a move Newcastle will be challenging.