"The Japanese striker is facing a possible move to England in the Premier League".
Newcastle have agreed a deal with Mainz to sign Japan forward Yoshinori Muto and have tied up personal terms.
"This is a big club and previous year we made history".
What would Swansea have to gain from loaning out a 29 year old established first team player? "He has done well in the Bundesliga, so we're talking about a striker that's doing well in the last few years at global level".
Muto's reported transfer represents Newcastle's biggest purchase of the summer, though the club are still yet to break their record buy of £17m for Michael Owen back in 2005.
Manchester Utd face battle for early points, says Mourinho
In the previous months that has been Toby Alderweireld and then, after a good World Cup with England, Harry Maguire popped up. Manchester United fans have been wondering when the club's transfer activity is going to kick into gear this summer.
The West Brom striker Salomon Rondon, a Venezuelan worldwide, is claimed to be Benitez's prime striking target as he attempts to sharpen up an attack that struggled to score enough goals last term.
Rondon scored seven goals and provided three assists for West Brom last season, finishing as joint top-scorer alongside Jay Rodriguez.
Monday morning brings reports that Newcastle United have had a bid for Federico Fernandez turned down.
"The 23-year-old striker proved to be the ideal fit for Fulham, scoring 12 times in just 17 starts to help the team reach Wembley".
Newcastle hold the trump cards though as Leicester will not accept a sale of Maguire until a replacement is secured, so they could stand firm.