Newcastle United saw 12 players move to Premier League rivals instead of them this summer (Photo by John Walton - Pool/Getty Images)

The 12 players Newcastle United lost out on to Premier League rivals this summer - including Everton, Leicester City and Aston Villa stars

Newcastle United completed just one permanent deal this summer, but their Premier League rivals were very active.

By Joe Buck
Sunday, 26th September 2021, 3:13 pm

This lack of activity from Newcastle led to huge complaints from supporters and the club released a statement defending their actions in the summer window.

Despite this, many supporters were still angry about Newcastle’s perceived ‘stagnation’ compared to their Premier League rivals.

Here we have listed the 12 players that Newcastle were linked with but that ultimately ended up joining their Premier League rivals instead:

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