Newcastle United target in surprise Rangers 'link', Chelsea want Celtic star, Leeds United man's £20m+ clause: Rumours

Newcastle United feature in today’s roundup of the latest Premier League rumours.

Tuesday, 18th February 2020, 9:38 am
Updated Tuesday, 18th February 2020, 9:38 am
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Newcastle United are finally back in action as their winter break comes to an end, where they will travel to face Roy Hodgson’s Crystal Palace side at Selhurst Park. In today’s rumours, a heavily reported Newcastle United target could have joined Rangers in a surprise deal, and Chelsea are hoping to steal a star striker from Scottish champions Celtic. Read about that and more in today’s gossip roundup.

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola says he will remain at the club ‘even if they are relegated to League Two’. (Various)
Manchester United could lose out to Liverpool in a chase for £30m-rated Norwich City midfielder Todd Cantwell. (Various)

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Ex-Leeds United midfielder Michael Brown says that the release clause in Premier League target Kalvin Phillips’ contract is ‘much more’ than the reported £20m figure. (Football Insider)
Chelsea are reportedly interested in £15-rated Celtic striker Odsonne Edouard. (90min)
Arsenal are considering a surprise move for former Manchester United defender Daley Blind, who is currently on the books at Ajax in his native Netherlands. (Various)
Brighton & Hove Albion are reportedly ‘very interested’ in 21-year-old Saint-Etienne midfielder Arnaud Nordin. (Le10 Sport)
Ex-Leeds United man Noel Whelan says he ‘wishes’ that the Whites had opted to sign Sheffield United striker Callum Robinson in January. (Football Insider)
Burnley boss Sean Dyche says that an article in Southampton’s match programme inspired his side to victory, saying ‘it’s like fuel’. (Various)
Reported Newcastle United target Marcus Tavernier says he ‘could have’ joined Rangers before eventually moving to Middlesbrough. (Daily Record)