Injured on international duty, Krul will now miss the rest of what could be another crucial season on Tyneside.
Leicester City's N'Golo Kante has been superb since signing from Caen.
Leeds United’s Lewis Cook was part of the England Under-19 squad for the ongoing international break.
Bournemouth and Watford are also reportedly in the running.
Thiago Alcantara praised David de Gea after his Spain masterclass on Monday night.
The Magpies' number one has been ruled out for the rest of the season.
Villa are currently sitting in 18th-place in the Premier League with only four points from eight games.
Anderlecht defender Fabrice N'Sakala has confirmed that he held talks with Celtic.
The Manchester City under-21 player has been taking part in first-team training recently.
The Magpies have been overwhelmed with injuries in the early part of the campaign.
For the second time in less than three years, Google is under investigation by the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) over antitrust concerns, Bloomberg reported Friday morning.
Lewis Hamilton’s earnestness was in keeping with the serious, even sombre mood at the Suzuka circuit as he prepared for Sunday’s Japanese Grand Prix.
The 27-year-old defender earned the last of his 13 international caps back in February 2012.