Newcastle boss Pardew: Yes! I want to sign Carroll ...

Newcastle United boss Alan Pardew hasn't given up on landing Liverpool striker Andy Carroll.

Newcastle United boss Alan Pardew hasn't given up on landing Liverpool striker Andy Carroll.

West Ham United have expressed an interest in signing Carroll, while the 23-year-old has been linked with a return to St James' Park.

Speaking after Saturday's 2-0 defeat at Chelsea, Pardew said: "That is above me that deal, it is a financial deal that will be done at board level if Liverpool agree.

"If I was saying on a playing level would I like him in the squad, of course I would he would add a nice dimension to us."

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