With reports emerging of two knocked-back bids, Newcastle United are looking likely to reignite interest in the Cape Verdean this summer?
Newcastle United face Manchester United on Sunday.
Newcastle United drew at Selhurst Park in the Premier League on Sunday.
Newcastle face Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park on Sunday.
Newcastle were held to a 1-1 draw against Burnley on Wednesday night.
Benitez's desire for a striker has been well documented but their latest transfer target plays on front of goal for the opposite reason
Newcastle have rejected an £8m bid from Brighton & Hove Albion for the Serbian striker.
Newcastle United could only manage to pick up a 1-1 draw with Swansea City yesterday.
Christian Atsu played upfront for Newcastle against Stoke with both Dwight Gayle and Joselu dropping to the bench.
Newcastle United beat Stoke City 1-0 in their latest match, as they picked up a vital three points.
Joselu has endured a mixed start to life since joining Newcastle United from Premier League rival Stoke City in the summer.
The only downside for Rafa Benítez is that winning as comprehensively as this will probably convince Mike Ashley that his summer transfer market parsimony has been fully justified.
Newcastle United lost 1-0 away at Huddersfield Town on Sunday afternoon.