Magpies enter race for Nigerian hitman

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Newcastle are reportedly looking at Spezia striker David Okereke as an alternative to Salomon Rondon.

Newcastle are reportedly looking at Spezia striker David Okereke as an alternative to Salomon Rondon.

Rondon scored 11 goals in 32 Premier League appearances for Newcastle during a loan spell from West Brom in 2018-19.

The Magpies are understood to be keen on doing a permanent deal with the Baggies but Wolves are also in the running for his services.

The Sun claims 21-year-old Spezia striker Okereke is on Newcastle’s radar after netting 22 goals in 30 Serie B outings this season.

Inter Milan, West Ham and Crystal Palace have also been monitoring the Nigerian who is valued at £8million.

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