The French playmaker has made only 10 league starts in 12 months and looks certain to return to Newcastle United sooner rather than later.
The French winger has come good in recent weeks.
It was a mixed weekend for the Magpies players currently plying their trade away from Tyneside.
It was another busy weekend for Newcastle United's 16 loanees, with some starring for their new clubs
The Senegal midfielder struggled to make an impact at St James' Park.
Newcastle United signed Henri Saivet during the January transfer this year, but the Frenchman has left the club on a season-long loan this summer.
Newcastle have let Henri Saivet go, after barely seeing a return on the £4.5 million they spent.
Steve McClaren spent big after his arrival at Newcastle United last season and the club have spent the whole summer trying to recoup the costs.
Another of Steve McClaren's Newcastle United's signings has departed.
Saint-Étienne are reportedly on the verge of completing the signing of Newcastle United flop Henri Saivet.