Iker Casillas names Newcastle United as his favourite English team
The Porto and Spain goalkeeper has named his favourite teams in a number of countries on Twitter.
And next to an English flag is the name of Newcastle.
Casillas – who made more than 500 La Liga appearances for Real Madrid before joining Porto in the summer of 2015 – was linked with a move to Newcastle last year.
However, United went on to sign former loanee Martin Dubravka on a permament deal.
Casillas, 37, faced Newcastle in a pre-season friendly at the Estadio do Dragao last summer.
The game, which was watched by a crowd of more than 43,000, ended goalless.
Porto, the Portuguese champions, are in the Champions League quarter-finals.