Newcastle currently have a bit of an issue at left-back. Rafa Benitez has just Paul Dummett to choose from on the left side of defence asAchraf Lazaar remains on the fringes of the squad, and a new face or two in that department wouldn’t go amiss if the Magpies want to secure their Premier League status.
There are plenty of names who could be of interest to Benitez, and some could even see Dummett demoted to the bench as, even though he is the only option, he isn’t necessarily the best left-back in the league.
Mike Ashley must ensure that he gives Benitez money for a left-back, and one man who could be available is Crystal Palace outcast Pape Souare. The Senegalese star is behind Jeffrey Schlupp and Patrick van Aanholt in the pecking order and appears to have no future in south London.
To our surprise, a telling 56% of those who voted said that they do not want to see Souare on Tyneside as shown by the results below…