Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley is now prepared to accept staggered payments, which was previously a big issue.
The Magpies legend is unsure whether rumours suggesting the club may be taken over are true, likening the reports to "Groundhog Day".
Ashley stated earlier this week that he has never been closer to selling Newcastle.
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Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley has admitted that he is looking for a buyer to take the Premier League club off his hands.
Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley has suggested that the club could change hands in the near future.
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