Michael Chopra posts cryptic Newcastle United tweet amid takeover talk

Former Newcastle United striker Michael Chopra posted a cryptic tweet amid ongoing speculation regarding a potential takeover of the club.

Thursday, 6th February 2020, 9:14 am
Updated Thursday, 6th February 2020, 11:26 am

Chopra claimed last year that he had put a Saudi investor in touch with Mike Ashley’s lawyers.

And, the 36-year-old has suggested something is on the horizon – whether that be a prospective takeover or not – with a cryptic message.

“It’s getting closer #toon #toon’, Chopra posted on his official Twitter account this morning but has since deleted the tweet.

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Michael Chopra has posted a cryptic tweet amid takeover talk at Newcastle.