Jermaine Jenas suggests that Newcastle United should have moved for Olivier Giroud or Charlie Austin, while John Carver mentions Jay Rodriguez.
Aleksandar Mitrovic had been linked with a move away from Newcastle United all summer long.
Newcastle United were among the Premier League sides linked with a move for Leganes playmaker Gabriel Pires earlier in the summer.
The Southampton midfielder is reportedly surplus to requirements and he could go down a storm at Newcastle United.
Newcastle United watched Dennis Praet in Serie A action for Sampdoria on Sunday.
Newcastle United are reportedly keeping a close eye on the £8million-rated Ghanaian.
Crystal Palace winger Andros Townsend is reportedly wanted by Newcastle United and Leicester City in the summer transfer window.
Malaga are reportedly interested in signing Aleksandar Mitrovic from Newcastle United in the summer transfer window.
Newcastle United have lost their opening two Premier League games of the season so far.
Newcastle United lost against Huddersfield Town at the John Smith's Stadium in the Premier League on Sunday afternoon.