The Paris Saint-Germain 'keeper would be an excellent addition to the Newcastle United squad this summer.
The talented Frenchman was courted by Liverpool among others.
Everton have been linked with Alphonse Areola.
England travel to Brest on Monday to take on France under-21 side. Les Bleus missed out on Euro 2015 but should still be feared.
Alphonse Areola is shining on loan at Racing Club de Lens this season as the Gunners prepare for a potential goalkeeping exodus this summer.