Newcastle United are ready to compete with Everton for LA Galaxy captain Landon Donovan.

The Sunday Sun says Alan Pardew hopes to coax around £10million from Derek Llambias and Mike Ashley in January, although that is a transfer war chest which might have to be supplemented by player sales.

US international Landon Donovan, who was superb for Everton during a short loan spell last season, has been offered to the Toon and Pardew is understood to be keen.

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