Newcastle United fans unhappy with journalist’s update on Rondon interest

Newcastle United have been linked to a handful of players in recent weeks, and one area that Rafael Benitez is seemingly looking to strengthen is in attack.

On Tuesday, Sky Sports reported that the North-East outfit are in talks to sign Nice forward Alassane Plea, who has also been linked to West Ham United and Tottenham Hotspur.

The report states that the Magpies have already had a £27m bid rejected, and it is unclear whether the club will return with an improved offer.

The Chronicle’s chief Newcastle United writer Lee Ryder has taken to Twitter to provide an update on another target – West Bromwich Albion forward Salomon Rondon.

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The reporter suggests that the Magpies have not given up on signing the 28-year-old, who scored 10 goals for the Baggies before they were relegated from the Premier League last season.

Some fans have now questioned the club’s pursuit of Plea, with a handful suggesting that Newcastle have given up already.

Supporters commented on Ryder’s tweet, and it is clear that they are unhappy with the development regarding Rondon.