The reported Newcastle United target was a notable absentee for Bordeaux.
Newcastle United should focus their efforts on landing Nice forward Alassane Plea instead of Bordeaux striker Diego Rolan.
Diego Rolan wants a move to the Premier League, possibly Newcastle United, making Fulham turn their attention to Norwich City striker Cameron Jerome.
A round-up of Friday's transfer news involving Newcastle United.
Newcastle United have been reportedly linked with Bordeaux striker Diego Rolan.
Newcastle United have made three signings so far this summer.
He may not be the most prolific of strikers, but for the price touted he would be a fine addition at Newcastle United.
Fulham will pay £5m for Bordeaux forward Diego Rolan - but the Uruguayan may still be on his way to Newcastle United instead.
Fulham have already secured new deals for key men - and now they look to be adding a goalscorer in Diego Rolan.
Fulham have reportedly failed to agreed to a deal for Diego Rolan.