St James’ Park side keen on further continental based additions.
Despite having brought in a host of January additions Newcastle United still retain an interest in Saint Etienne striker Pierre-Emerik Aubameyang and PSV attacker Georginio Wijnaldum according to the Newcastle Journal.
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Gabon international Aubameyang has been in fine form in Ligue 1 this term and clearly the Magpies have got a taste for shopping in the French top tier having signed the likes of Mathieu Debuchy, Yoann Gourcuff, Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa, Moussa Sissoko and Massadio Haïdara in January.
Having lost Demba Ba to Chelsea the St James’ Park side may well feel they need a further injection up front, especially with Papiss Cisse being in mixed form of late.
22 year old PSV playmaker Wijnaldum would be a very sensible signing and would add more creativity and invention to the Newcastle United midfield.
The former Feyenoord man has been hugely effective since move to the Philips Stadion, notching up 32 goals and 14 assists in his first two campaigns following his move from De Kuip.