Newcastle supervisor Steve Bruce says he nonetheless needs to carry Joe Willock again to the membership but is waiting on Arsenal and the participant himself to resolve his future.Newcastle are hopeful Emile Smith Rowe’s new contract at Arsenal may speed up their transfer for team-mate Willock.
Willock scored eight occasions in 14 Premier League appearances below Bruce and set a brand new file by turning into the youngest participant to rating in seven consecutive video games.
Willock proved to be a well-liked signing with Magpies followers
Newcastle have approached the Gunners over the supply of Willock, with Bruce admitting the Magpies have to anticipate Arsenal and the midfielder’s decision.When requested concerning the deal following Newcastle’s pre-season pleasant at Doncaster on Friday, Bruce advised Sky Sports News: “You have to ask Arsenal, it is their decision and it is the player’s decision.
“Of course we want him again, he did nice with us and provides us one other dimension in midfield that we’ve not acquired.
“We’ll maintain bashing away at it.”
Wilson not fazed by No. 9 strain
Newcastle striker Callum Wilson says it’s a nice feeling to get off the mark within the No 9 shirt for the membership, as he scored in a 3-2 pre-season pleasant win over Doncaster
Around 3,500 Newcastle followers travelled to the Keepmoat Stadium to watch Newcastle’s 3-2 pleasant win over Doncaster on Friday.The sport was the primary time Callum Wilson has performed and scored in entrance of the Newcastle followers regardless of being on the membership for a yr.
Newcastle followers travelled in numbers to Doncaster’s Keepmoat Stadium to watch the Magpies within the flesh
Wilson additionally wore the Magpies’ iconic No. 9 shirt for the primary time after being given the jersey by team-mate Joelinton.”It’s good to get off the mark in pre-season, get that feeling in entrance of objective once more and get momentum going into the season,” he stated.”It’s nice to have the shirt but I attempt not to give it some thought an excessive amount of as a result of it may have an effect on your sport. Ultimately you are taking part in for the badge on the entrance and making an attempt to get objectives for the staff.”