Transfer windows should be a period of near uncontrollable anticipation for Premier League fans, revelling in the excitement of which coveted star could join their respective club’s ranks.
But for the Newcastle faithful, it’s a rather different story. Magpies boss Alan Pardew insinuated as much in the winter window when he revealed the disappointment of Andy Carroll’s late January 2011 departure just a matter of days before Yohan Cabaye was snapped up by Ligue 1 Champions PSG.
A revival in form on Tyneside this season, in comparison to last term where the Toon faced the grim prospect of a surprise relegation, will undoubtedly lead to the same level of nervousness amongst the St. James’ faithful ahead of the summer.
So with that in mind, here’s a list of SIX Newcastle stars that could be lured away by more coveted clubs in the coming transfer window.