Newcastle have been linked to Clement Grenier before and in January their reported interest proved to be a non-starter:
But surprisingly, the 23 year-old now appears to be edging towards the exit door at Lyon, with the Magpies once again emerging as his likeliest suitors:
No doubt, the French playmaker is a sensational talent, just check out this wonder-goal during a pre-season friendly against Real Madrid last summer:
Grenier was in good form for Les Gones last season too, as detailed below:
But The Daily Express believe Newcastle will have to stave off interest from Arsenal, Everton and Southampton for the France international’s signature.