The Manchester City goalkeeper is seemingly surplus to requirements and a host of clubs are chasing his signature.
Ciaran Clark has been unavailable with injury for Newcastle United's last six matches.
Newcastle United are set to take on Preston North End in their next match.
Stoke City captain Ryan Shawcross is reported to be Newcastle United's top summer target - and signing Swansea City's Kyle Bartley may speed up a deal.
Newcastle United's players have been given time off training, as Rafael Benitez looks to improve his side's form.
With the club all but promoted, these three will be surplus to requirements next season.
Montse Benítez accepts that plans for her husband’s 57th birthday on Sunday must remain tentative until late on Friday night.
Newcastle United host Leeds United in a crucial game towards the top of the Championship on Friday.
Tom Heardman is still awaiting a chance to make his Newcastle United first-team debut.
Newcastle United have held a long-term interest in signing Crystal Palace winger Andros Townsend.
Adam Armstrong's prolific season at Coventry City wasn't enough to convince the Newcastle United manager - but what of Toney?
The midfielder impressed in his natural position against Birmingham City, so why does the Newcastle United boss insist on playing him in a different role?
The centre-back has only featured twice in Newcastle United colours since that fateful evening in September.