Report shares three deals Newcastle United are working on; as Rafael Benitez plans 11 new signings

Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez celebrates at the end of the match

Newcastle United are expected to be extremely active in the coming weeks.

Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez celebrates at the end of the match

According to a report in the Chronicle, Newcastle United could make another 11 signings this summer.

Newcastle have only brought in Christian Atsu on a permanent deal from Chelsea so far, but Rafael Benitez has big plans for the weeks ahead.

The Magpies are chasing a vast amount of new additions, as Benitez feels he needs to add a serious amount of quality at St. James’ Park.

Newcastle manager Rafael Benitez

Newcastle won the Championship last season, but Benitez has no time for sentiment.

Instead, the Spanish boss plans to make a huge number of alterations to his starting line-up.

Newcastle are believed to be looking to upgrade every area of their squad, with as many as 11 new additions targeted.

Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez

Newcastle are said to be working on a deal to sign Florian Lejeune, while they are also trying to bring Tammy Abraham to Tyneside.

The Magpies are also planning to snap up an attacking midfielder soon, with Benitez wanting an increase in creativity.

Newcastle's manager Rafael Benitez celebrates winning the league with his medal

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