Newcastle set for £20m bid for Galatasaray attacker Garry Rodrigues - reports

Newcastle United have again been linked with a move for Galatasary winger Garry Rodrigues.

Monday, 14th May 2018, 9:18 am
Updated Monday, 14th May 2018, 11:21 am
Rafa Benitez

The Magpies have long been credited with an interest in the attacker, who has seen his career take off in Turkey this season.

The Dutch-born Cape Verde player has scored nine goals this season and contributed 11 assists as Gala claimed the Super Lig title.

The 27-year-old cost Galatasaray just £3.5million in January 2017, having struggled to make an impact at the likes of Spanish side Elche and Greek outfit PAOK.

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Reports in Turkey claim that Rafa Benitez is preparing to make a 23 million Euros bid (£20million) for the player as he looks to boost his attacking options.

However, it would seem a lot of money for a player unproven at the top level.