The Magpies have enjoyed an up-turn in their recent results, claiming two successive victories against Leeds United and Everton and remaining unbeaten in the league since before Christmas.
Eddie Howe’s side could widen the gap between themselves and the bottom three to four points if they win tomorrow.
Here are the best of today’s transfer rumours...
1. Magpies handed boost in defender pursuit
Newcastle United have been handed a boost in their bid to sign Lyon centre-back, Jason Denayer, with the French club struggling to tie him down to a new contract. The 26-year-old has made 14 league appearances this season, scoring three times. (TEAMtalk)
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2. West Ham rival Everton for Robins teen
West Ham and Everton are reportedly among a number of clubs chasing Bristol City starlet Alex Scott. The 18-year-old has scored three goals and assisted another two in 27 league appearances this season. (Daily Mail)
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3. Red Devils target Chelsea star
Manchester United are eager to sign Chelsea's Antonio Rudiger when his contract expires this summer. The 28-year-old has been rumoured to be looking to depart Stamford Bridge at the end of the season. (Mirror)
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4. Hammers eye Tottenham defender
West Ham are one of a number of clubs targeting Tottenham centre-back Cameron Carter-Vickers this summer. The 24-year-old has impressed whilst on loan with Celtic this season. (TEAMtalk)
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