Date: 26th July 2019 at 11:30am
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OPINION

It’s taken while, but it finally looks as if things are hotting up on Tyneside. The disappointment of losing , swiftly followed by and Ayoze Perez, ensured that  ’s summer got off to a pretty rocky start, and while Bruce’s appointment hasn’t exactly healed those gaping divides, at the very least, it has meant that the Magpies have been able to get moving in the  market. Joelinton has already arrived from Hoffenheim, and according to Football Insider, are keen to bring in Liverpool winger Harry Wilson too. The report suggests that United are exploring both permanent and temporary moves for the wide man, with his parent club yet to make a decision on his long term future at the club. Wilson enjoyed a stellar in the Championship with Derby County last season, averaging 2.6 shots on goal per game, as well as 1.3 key passes [Whoscored]. A move to a top flight club where he will be guaranteed regular game time feels like the next logical step in his career, and Newcastle could certainly offer him that much. The Magpies face competition from Aston Villa, but this would be a top signing if they can pull it off.

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