Date: 10th January 2020 at 10:10am
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According to Chris Waugh, are on the hunt for a new striker this month in an effort to increase the firepower in their currently goal-shy squad. 

The likes of Ademola Lookman, Olivier Giroud and Krzysztof Piątek have all been linked with a move to St. James’ Park in the early stages of the January transfer window, though it was an official post put on the club’s feed that had fans talking yesterday.

Indeed, looking ahead to this weekend’s trip to , took a trip down memory lane and reminded their followers of a win over their weekend opponents back in 2011. That day, former star Demba Ba helped put the Old Gold to the sword as he opened the scoring in a 2-1 win at Molineux.

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The Senegalese marksman, who left for Chelsea in 2013, bagged 29 goals in just 58 games for the , including the crucial opener on that day, meaning Alan Pardew’s men equalled their best Premier League start since 1994. So, given the goalscoring woe current centre-forward is enduring, the reminder on social media had fans complaining about the team’s fall from grace on that front.

With that in mind, here’s a look at some of the reaction.

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