Newcastle's Jack Colback linked with shock return to Sunderland

Jack Colback
Jack Colback

Jack Colback could end up staying at Newcastle United.

A proposed move to Wolverhampton Wanderers has broken down, according to reports in the Midlands.

The Championship club had been keen to sign the midfielder on loan as a replacement for Dave Edwards, who joined Reading this week.

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Colback is not in Rafa Benitez's plans at Newcastle and unlikely to be named in the club's 25-man Premier League squad.

The 27-year-old must move before tonight's 11pm deadline to be sure of playing competitive football between now and the January transfer window.

Colback was today linked with a loan return to former club Sunderland by The Sun.

The midfielder is also interesting Hull City.

Colback, signed as a free agent in 2014, has two years left on his United deal.

Defender Grant Hanley, meanwhile, has signed for Norwich City.