Newcastle’s bid for Florian Thauvin rejected

Steve McLaren.
Steve McLaren.

Newcastle United had a bid for Florian Thauvin rejected, according to a report in France.

RMC today claimed that the club had offered £12million for the Olympqiue Marseille winger.

Newcastle had previously failed with a bid of around £10million for the 22-year-old France international.

The club is looking to sign a winger in this summer’s transfer window.

However, Thauvin has spoken of his keenness to stay at the Stade Velodrome.

And Marseille have turned down United’s latest offer, according to RMC