Guingamp youngster Anthony Knockaert is attracting interest from Newcastle United according to reports emanating in France.

The 20-year old striker was watched by Magpies scouts in the French Cup loss to Le Mans on the weekend and L'Equipe suggests that they could make a move in the January transfer window.

Knockaert has appeared in all 16 league games for the French Ligue 2 outfit and has netted four goals in nine outings for the France U20 national team.

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