Allan Saint-Maximin link key as Newcastle hold private chat over Alassane Plea transfer

Newcastle are reportedly looking into the possibility of an exciting deal to sign Alassane Plea, with Borussia Monchengladbach striker seemingly keen on linking up with good friend Allan Saint-Maximin.The Magpies have been one of the more proactive Premier League sides in the January transfer window. Indeed, both Kieran Trippier and Chris Wood have signed; two players who know the division inside-out and give Newcastle a more solid look. However, adding further to their squad is proving relatively problematic.
Indeed, Eddie Howe is frantically looking to add a new centre-half to his mix. To that end, reports are emerging of a potential breakthrough to sign a highly-rated Brazilian.
Howe though would do like to bring in more quality. And adding a player who possesses real X-factor – alongside Sain …