Newcastle boss Pardew targets centre-half, striker signings

Newcastle United boss Alan Pardew is eager to add to his squad this month. Pardew – who is eyeing a centre-back – said that he was keen to bring in a striker too.

Newcastle United boss Alan Pardew is eager to add to his squad this month.

Pardew – who is eyeing a centre-back – said that he was keen to bring in a striker too.

He said: “That is an ongoing situation.

“The window is notoriously difficult to get somebody early.

“Agents being clever and play one club off against another – and sometimes bring in phantom clubs.

“It usually takes until the end of the window.”

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