Derby’s Giles Barnes is a hot prospect who is wanted by a host of clubs keen to keep him in the Premier League as his current side exit swiftly. West Ham, Aston Villa and Everton have all been connected with the 19-year-old but another club seem to be leading the chase.
Newcastle United are once again chasing Derby County’s £6m rated Giles Barnes after failing to secure the man in January. (The Times)
Kevin Keegan is building a nice portfolio of potential talent and in terms of young up and coming stars, the Barking-born attacker is one of the most sought after. It appears more than likely that Paul Jewell will have no choice but to sell.