Newcastle fans doubt move for Diego Llorente

According to Cadena Ser, Newcastle United are interested in signing Real Sociedad defender Diego Llorente, although Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur are also reportedly admirers of the Spaniard.

Llorente came through the youth system at Real Madrid, but only made three first-team appearances for the European champions before leaving for Sociedad in 2017.

The 25-year-old has scored seven times in 39 appearances for Sociedad, and has recently returned to the fold for the Basque club following a spell out of action with an ankle problem.

Llorente, who is also a two-time senior international with Spain, is attracting interest from Newcastle, Liverpool and Tottenham, according to Cadena Ser.

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The Newcastle fans have been on social media discussing the transfer report, and it would be fair to say that the majority do not fancy their club’s chances of pulling off a deal for the 6ft 1in ace.

A selection of the Twitter reaction from the Newcastle supporters can be seen below:

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