Leeds United boss Steve Evans has is believed to be a potential candidate to takeover from Ronny Deila at Celtic.
The former Spurs youngster is backing his old club to reel in Leicester City.
The Magpies travel to the Reds in the Premier League this weekend.
The former Spurs boss led a team boasting the talents of Gareth Bale and Luka Modric to the last eight of Europe's top competition five years ago.
The Celtic boss will be leaving the club in the summer.
Romelu Lukaku is crying out for a strike partner.
Lucas was part of the Reds' 4-0 win over Everton in the Merseyside derby.
City host the Potters at the Etihad Stadium in the Premier League this weekend.
Can Aston Villa hang onto Jordan Amavi?
The summer signing from Motherwell started against Wolves recently.