Date: 9th November 2017 at 11:59pm
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Newcastle are set to make a shock move for keeper , according to reports from Spain.

Manager Rafael is keen to add a new number one this winter having let go of Tim Krul to during the summer and currently having as the club’s only experienced shot-stopper.

Cillessen, who moved to the Camp Nou last summer from , however has made only 1 start for his new club in La Liga since the move, playing second fiddle to Barca’s first choice keeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen.

The Dutch keeper is still his country’s number one choice between the sticks, but is thought to be on the search for more regular first team football after a frustrating year in .

While both Benitez and Cillessen appear to be keen on the move, the army seem to think otherwise, for the most part anyway …