Rounding up Thursday's top transfer stories involving Newcastle United.
Inter striker Stevan Jovetic (right)
And it is claimed that despite the player's initial apprehension, the Spaniard will make a fresh approach for his signature this week.
Benitez has recently admitted the Magpies' remaining transfer business is dependent on outgoings, and there could be room for manoeuvre soon.
Newcastle striker Emmanuel Riviere
And the Frenchman's exit could fall hot on the heels of that of Siem de Jong, who is reportedly set for a return to Ajax.
Transfer-listed left-back Achraf Lazaar could also be on the move, with Spanish side Real Betis the latest to be credited with interest, courtesy of The Chronicle.
Newcastle defender Achraf Lazaar
Three Italian clubs are also said to be keen on rescuing the Moroccan from his Newcastle nightmare, which began last summer.
Meanwhile, another out-of-favour defender, Grant Hanley, is attracting further interest from the Championship, with Fulham joining a lengthy list of suitors, according to West London Sport.
And finally, The Sun reports that young Newcastle winger Yasin Ben El-Mhanni is attracting interest from Premier League sides Leicester and Brighton, along with Italian giants Napoli, after contract talks stalled.