RECAP Newcastle United transfer & takeover news: Steve Bruce deal edges closer as compensation agreed; £36m striker deal rumoured

Steve Bruce has reportedly offered to resign as Sheffield Wednesday boss in order to take the Newcastle United job – with fresh reports claiming the Magpies have paid the Owls for the 58-year-old’s services.

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MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 12: Joelinton of 1899 Hoffenheim with fans after the match during the UEFA Champions League Group F match between Manchester City and TSG 1899 Hoffenheim at Etihad Stadium on December 12, 2018 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)
SHEFFIELD, ENGLAND - MARCH 04: Sheffield Wednesday manager Steve Bruce looks on before the Sky Bet Championship match between Sheffield Wednesday and Sheffield United at Hillsborough Stadium on March 04, 2019 in Sheffield, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)