10 clubs reportedly want West Brom's Rondon as Newcastle hold talks

Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez reacts during the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Burnley at St. James Park on January 31, 2018 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England.

Salomon Rondon looks set to leave West Bromwich Albion but will he return to the Premier League with Newcastle United this summer?

Jose Salomon Rondon of West Bromwich Albion looks dejected after the Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Huddersfield Town at The Hawthorns on February 24, 2018 in West...

Salomon Rondon has been linked with a whole host of Premier League clubs since West Brom’s relegation from the top flight.

But despite a very affordable release clause standing at just £16 million, the Venezuelan target man still hasn’t found a new home just yet. Though Rondon will surely be on his way out of the Hawthorns eventually.

Because the Birmingham Mail report that as many as 10 sides across Europe are keeping a close eye on the former Malaga, Rubin Kazan and Zenit St Petersburg striker, who moved to West Brom for £12 million in 2015.

Chris Brunt and Salomon Rondon of West Bromwich Albion react after the defeat in the Premier League match between Watford and West Bromwich Albion at Vicarage Road on March 3, 2018 in...

Turkish publication TRT Spor claim that Besiktas are one of the continental clubs keen on Rondon. The Super Lig side have been on the lookout for a new centre-forward for some time now with the likes of Daniel Sturridge and Alfredo Morelos linked too.

Rondon scored just 24 Premier League goals in 108 games for West Brom but has the strength and aerial ability to replace the departing Alvaro Negredo at Besiktas.

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Jose Salomon Rondon of West Bromwich Albion shoots and misses during the Premier League match between Newcastle United and West Bromwich Albion at St. James Park on April 28, 2018 in...

In England, Newcastle United are the side who have perhaps been most closely linked of late.

The Northern Echo is reporting that The Magpies have held initial talks about potentially signing Rondon but he is their back-up option behind Nice’s prolific Frenchman Alassane Plea.

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