Newcastle United transfer news: Magpies reject £15m deal, Steve Bruce wants Arsenal man, Danny Rose, DeAndre Yedlin and Josh King latest

The Magpies have until 11pm on Monday night to conclude any last minute transfer deals.

Sunday, 31st January 2021, 9:17 am
Newcastle United head coach Steve Bruce gestures during the Premier League match against Everton at Goodison Park in Liverpool.

Newcastle United defeated Everton in the Premier League yesterday, with Callum Wilson’s double relieving some of the pressure on under-fire boss Steve Bruce.

In terms of transfers, the Magpies are said to be interested in signing Joe Willock on loan from Arsenal before the January transfer window closes tomorrow.

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The Daily Mail report that the Arsenal midfielder is at the top Bruce’s transfer wish list.

In other news, Newcastle reportedly turned down a deal which would have seen Sean Longstaff leave on loan.

The Daily Mirror stated that Valencia have had bid for the midfielder rejected, which is said to have included a £15m option to buy the 23-year-old in the summer.

“We’ll see what develops – I think it could be a busy 48 hours for a few clubs,” said Bruce, who left Matt Ritchie and DeAndre Yedlin out of his squad. “We hope that we can still do one or two things.”

But what about the rest of the Premier League? Here, we round-up all of the latest top-flight transfer news, gossip and odds from around the web:

Argentina defender Marcos Rojo is set to have his Manchester United deal terminated so he can join Argentine giants Boca Juniors on a free transfer. (Sky Sports)

West Brom remain favourites to sign Watford striker Troy Deeney with the bookies at 7/1. Birmingham City and Burnley are both priced at 25/1. (SkyBet)

Ben White is priced at 25/1 to rejoin his old teammates at Elland Road. White is a regular starter under Graham Potter and signed a lucrative contract extension just last summer. (SkyBet)

Newcastle United defender DeAndre Yedlin is poised for a move to Galatasaray and will travel to Turkey for a medical after the clubs agreed a fee. (ESPN)

Tottenham defender Danny Rose's transfer to Trabzonspor could fall through after the Turkish side admitted their move for the 30-year-old left-back would be difficult to complete because of Covid-19 restrictions. Brighton are priced at 25/1 to sign Rose. (TalkSport/SkyBet)

Brighton & Hove Albion remain in the running to sign Manchester United goalkeeper Sergio Romero at 6/1. Valencia are the favourites at an extremely short price of 11/10. (SkyBet)

AC Milan want to sign Manchester United right-back Diogo Dalot for £15m. The 21-year-old, who has represented Portugal at Under-21 level, impressed during a loan spell. (Sun)

Burnley defender James Tarkowski continues to be linked with a move away from Turf Moor. Leicester City (8/1) remain favourites with the bookies with Liverpool (10/1), West Ham (25/1) and Everton (33/1) also in the running. (SkyBet)

Sheffield Wednesday ‘could turn to’ Wigan Athletic’s former Leeds United player Tom Pearce, with previous target Harry Pickering nearing a move to Blackburn Rovers. (Sun on Sunday)

Burnley (7/2), Brighton (33/1) and Newcastle United (33/1) remain as contenders to sign AFC Bournemouth striker Josh King. However, Everton were reportedly put off by the player’s £120,000-per-week wage demands making it difficult to see the aforementioned trio signing the Norwegian attacker. (SkyBet)