Krul has indicated that another proven goalscorer is needed at Newcastle if they are to push back into the top 10 of the Premier League.
The Dutch international keeper told the Evening Chronicle: "Loic Remy's given everybody a boost - that's what everybody's been waiting for.
"They're the kind of players we like to sign.
"Newcastle is such a big club, and those are the kind of players that are going to make us better.
"We're definitely delighted with that."
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