Newcastle star leaves training early as reports Marseille winger heading to St James’s Park

Remy Cabella
Remy Cabella

Newcastle’s Remy Cabella left training early today as it was reported transfer target Florian Thauvin was flying in to Tyneside for talks.

Sky Sports News presenter Pete Graves has tweeted to say Newcastle playmaker Cabella had left the club’s training sesssion early as word reached him that Marseille winger Thauvin was jetting in for transfer talks with the Magpies.

Rumours have been rife that Marseille have agreed to sell the 22-year-old Thauvin as long as Cabella is part of the deal.

Sky sources claim the deal could go through today with Thauvin undergoing a medical in the next 24 hours.