Newcastle consider £4.5m move for out-of-favour midfielder

Newcastle United are weighing up a move for Olympique Lyonnais captain Maxime Gonalons, according to a report in France.

Friday, 16th June 2017, 10:24 am
Updated Wednesday, 21st June 2017, 2:21 pm
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L'Equipe claim Newcastle are one of a number of club's interested in Gonalons, who is expected to leave Lyon in this transfer window.

Gonalons' relationship with president Michel Aulas is said to have deteriorated.

And the 28-year-old is reportedly available for around £4.5million this summer.

AC Milan, Lazio and Olympique Marseille have also been linked with the France international, who was has previously been a target for Benitez.

United's manager tried to sign to sign Gonalons during his time at Napoli.