These two clubs are considering summer bids for Miguel Almiron

Miguel Almiron is already attracting interest ahead of the summer transfer window, according to a report.

Miguel Almiron.
Miguel Almiron.

Almiron – who joined Newcastle United last January from Atlanta United in a club-record £21million deal – has been influential figure on the pitch for Steve Bruce and Rafa Benitez, his managerial predecessor.

Speaking last week, Bruce said: “It should be a given that they all work, but his physical stats are quite breath-taking. He trains every day. He comes in with a smile, and he’s first in. He’s a manager’s delight. I think we’ve brought him back to life a little bit playing in his best position. For me, his best position is as a No.10.”

Almiron, a Paraguay international, is the club’s leading scorer this season with six goals in all competitions.


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And Paraguayan journalist Luis Enrique Perez has claimed that Arsenal and Inter Milan are interested in the midfielder, who is under contract at St James's Park until 2024.