Steve Bruce says no deal has been agreed with Aston Villa yet.
Benteke bagged a hat trick in his country's 6-0 win over Gibraltar in World Cup qualifiers.
Newcastle have been in fine form this season with a number of impressive wins meaning they currently occupy third in the Championship.
Leeds United have won five of their last six matches.
Celtic's Scott Sinclair has proven himself a fantastic addition so far.
The two go head to head on Monday night to put bragging rights and a potential title challenge on the line, but who makes the best combined XI?
The Tottenham Hotspur man missed a good chance for England on Tuesday.
The Gunners star has been answering fan questions on Twitter.
Michail Antonio was snubbed for his England debut yet again with Crystal Palace's Andros Townsend ahead of him and West Ham United fans aren't happy.
West Ham United are 8/1 to sign the Premier League legend, while Everton are listed as 10/1.
A senior deal maker at Goldman Sachs, John Vaske, will retire from the investment bank after 28 years, the company announced on Tuesday.
Credit Suisse is seeking to secure a key banking licence in Saudi Arabia as part of plans to expand in the kingdom.
The former USA head coach's appointment as Francesco Guidolin's replacement has been met with heavy scepticism, but he has already proven throughout his managerial career that he should never be written off.