Newcastle have added Kepa Arrizabalaga and Bernd Leno to their list of summer transfer targets, with a crunch meeting reportedly scheduled.The Magpies began life under their Saudi-led ownership fearing a relegation battle. However, new manager Eddie Howe and his five January signings have helped steer the club up the table.
In fact, Newcastle are now one of the in-form Premier League teams following three wins and a draw from six games.
Right-back Kieran Trippier proved instantly influential after his arrival from Atletico Madrid. And despite his long-term injury, the likes of Dan Burn and Matt Targett have stepped up defensively.
Goalkeeper was the only area which Newcastle failed to add to in the January …