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Newcastle boss Howe: Joelinton deal an absolute priority

Newcastle United boss Eddie Howe admits Joelinton's new deal is a priority.

The Brazil midfielder's current contract runs to 2025.

Talks over a new contract, says the Telegraph, between the club and player are now underway.

And Howe has made it clear to management that a new agreement must be a priority.

He said: “It is an absolute priority for me to tie him to the club in the long term. I think that's extremely important."

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