Newcastle United have made it clear that Demba Ba has not joined Turkish club Galatasaray.

Recent reports emanating in Italy suggested that the Senegalese striker was set to depart England's North East for Istanbul but the Magpies have rubbished those claims according to Sky Sports.

Ba has a clause in his contract that can see him leave prior to July 31 and it was alleged that he had activated that to in order to join Gala' but Newcastle insist that he is not for sale at any cost.

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