Newcastle United transfer news: NUFC ‘increasingly hopeful’ of signing Tottenham target, Toon ‘not given up’ on defender deal
Bruno Guimaraes is the talk of the Toon - and he has a big admirer.
“I’ve been really impressed with him,” Newcastle’s all-time record goalscorer said. “I think he can play a leading role in where Newcastle go in the next few years.
“He couldn’t get in the team to begin with because of the form that other players were in but he will be a regular for years to come I’m pretty sure [of that] if he wants to stay here and play a part, which I’m sure he does.
“I like everything I see about him. I like his aggression, his passing ability and he seems to enjoy this environment and he seems to enjoy the reception that he has had here from the Newcastle fans.
“They seem to like what they’ve seen already and long may that continue.”
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