Newcastle United's 2012 move for Papiss Cisse has not been topped since.
Newcastle are lacking in a top-class striker despite signing Joselu in the summer.
Cisse may not be the most reliable striker in world football, but any striker will do for The Tigers right now.
The former Southampton and Newcastle stars have got off the mark at their new club Shandong.
The striker has departed the club, joining Shandong Luneng in China.
Newcastle United are reportedly set to move for a new striker.
Papiss Cisse has left Newcastle United for Chinese club Shandong Luneng.
Both Newcastle United and Aston Villa face a tough season ahead in the Championship and a striker swap could suit both sides.
The two strikers have been linked with exits from Newcastle United this summer.
Newcastle United striker Papiss Cisse has been linked with a move to Guangzhou R&F in the summer transfer window.