Manchester City have sent striker Olarenwaju Kayode to Shakhtar Donetsk.
Newcastle United's attempts to sign Kayode are said to have been hijacked
Manchester City striker Olarenwaju Kayode is reportedly set to move on to Amiens.
Newcastle missed out on Olarenwaju Kayode over the summer.
A round up of Newcastle United transfer stories from the past 24 hours.
Burnley, who are said to have missed out on the signing of Olarenwaju Kayode to Manchester City, are the current bookies favourites to sign the Southampton player.
Monday's top transfer stories involving Newcastle United.
Newcastle United and Manchester City are linked with the Nigeria international.
Newcastle United are reportedly set to sign the Nigeria international.
Manchester City may have beaten Newcastle to the signing of Olarenwaju Kayode.
Akande is said to be the subject of interest from a string of British clubs, including West Ham United, Tottenham Hotspur, Celtic and Rangers.
Liverpool beat Arsenal 3-1 earlier this season, with Dani Ceballos struggling against Jurgen Klopp's side.
Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino has confirmed that Serge Aurier is back in his thinking ahead of his side match against Crystal Palace.
Scottish Premiership champions Celtic are reportedly battling Tottenham, Manchester United, RB Leipzig, West Ham and Lyon for the Chelsea starlet.
Ethan Robson is away from Sunderland on loan at the moment.
Liverpool have been linked with making a move for Jadon Sancho, who caught the eye for England in midweek.
Giovani Lo Celso will have to wait for his first Tottenham Hotspur start as he is set to spend some time on the sidelines.
Tottenham Hotspur appear to have Yago Santiago back with the club.
Rangers have already agreed to sign Northern Ireland midfielder Charlie Lindsay from Glentoran.
Tottenham Hotspur striker Troy Parrott is regarded as the best up and coming talent at the club right now.