Balotelli has been ostracised by Nice manager Patrick Vieira, and West Ham are reportedly keen.
Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez praises Sean Longstaff.
West Ham United are reportedly in talks with Roma striker Defrel but Newcastle United want to bring the Frenchman to the Premier League too.
Newcastle United are said to be aiming to do a deal for the Blackburn Rovers prospect.
Atlanta are in danger of breaking an MLS rule if they do not sign Newcastle-linked Almiron.
Newcastle United midfielder Isaac Hayden is reportedly on the radar of Aston Villa and West Bromwich Albion.
Newcastle United beat Blackburn Rovers 4-2 in the FA Cup on their last outing.
Lallana is struggling for game time at Liverpool, and Newcastle need additions.
Oumar Niasse is reportedly set to leave Everton for Cardiff City, leaving Premier League strugglers Newcastle and Huddersfield Town disappointed.
Newcastle United sold striker Ivan Toney to Peterborough United, and he has been in sparkling form in League One.