Newcastle United were originally quoted £10 million for Fernando by Manchester City.
Newcastle United are hoping to sign Fernando, but they will have to see off competition from Southampton and Bournemouth.
The Manchester City star, who has been strongly linked with a move to Newcastle United, would be a great addition to the West Ham United squad.
Newcastle United are keen to bring Manchester City's Fernando to St. James' Park.
Newcastle United are reportedly pursuing Manchester City duo Eliaquim Mangala and Fernando.
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With Sergio Aguero, Kevin De Bruyne, Fernandinho and Raheem Sterling on top form, few have paid much attention to Fernando.
Manchester City were dumped out of the EFL Cup after a 1-0 defeat by rivals Manchester United this week.
City have some talent on their hands in Gabriel Jesus and he will surely be thankful for the presence of fellow Brazilians in the dressing room.
Pep Guardiola's men were hammered 4-0 at the Nou Camp in the Spaniard's first return as City boss.