Steve Bruce responds to reports linking Newcastle United with Valentino Lazaro

Valentino Lazaro is on Newcastle United’s transfer radar.

Friday, 17th January 2020, 10:45 am
Updated Friday, 17th January 2020, 10:45 am

The club is looking to strengthen up front in this month’s transfer window – and a move for the Inter Milan winger has been discussed.

However, head coach Steve Bruce – who met owner Mike Ashley for transfer talks this week – was coy when asked about 23-year-old Lazaro today.

Bruce said: “It’s wrong to talk about individuals.

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

Valentino Lazaro.

“We’ve been linked with about 58 players, and I don’t want to comment on that.”