Newcastle United director of football Joe Kinnear appears to have secured the services of Borussia Monchengladbach forward Luuk De Jong after flying to Germany to finalise a £8.5m deal.
The 20-year-old has attracted Premier League interest
We take a look at the players who have been linked with a move to St James' Park this month
Nasri was brought down by Mapu Yanga-Mbiwa in what Manuel Pellegrini described a 'direct red card'
Two years after failing with a £10m bid, Newcastle return for the Dutch striker on a loan basis
The France international came close to leaving St James' Park in the summer
A look ahead to this weekend's FA Cup third round fixture at St James's Park
This time last year Newcastle were in deep trouble but owner Mike Ashley dug into his pockets to find bargains overseas and it has paid rich dividends
The midfielder scored the third goal of the night
A look ahead to the fixture at St James' Park
The Dutchman kept the home side at bay at White Hart Lane
In conjunction with BT Sport's Life's A Pitch, we puts questions from reader of The Independent to the former Manchester United, Newcastle and Blackburn player
The Magpies made few advances in the transfer market
Newcastle United have trawled the globe in a so far fruitless search for a new striker but on the evidence of this hard-fought defeat of Morecambe tonight, the solution may lie closer to home.
Yohan Cabaye will play no part in Newcastle's Capital One Cup second-round trip to Morecambe this evening with his future still in the balance.
Director of football insists his relationship with Alan Pardew is good