Crystal Palace's Yohan Cabaye in action with Newcastle's Cheick Tiote
Galatasaray are interested in signing Cheick Tiote from Newcastle United in the summer transfer window, according to Mynet Spor.
Norwich's Steven Naismith and Newcastle's Cheick Tiote
The 30-year-old defensive midfielder is a good footballer, but he has not played well for the Magpies for a while now.
The former FC Twente man was able to feature in just 20 Premier League matches for Newcastle during the 2015-16 campaign.
Newcastle United's Cheick Tiote celebrates with Rolando Aarons
So far this season, Tiote has not made an appearance in the Championship for Rafael Benitez’s side.
Sky Sports reported last month of Abu Dhabi club Al Jazira’s interest in the Newcastle midfielder.
Newcastle are playing in the Championship this season after getting relegated from the Premier League at the end of the 2015-16 campaign.
Newcastle United's Cheick Tiote