Report: Arsenal ideal one of four on shortlist as Newcastle look to move in a holding midfielder
that Newcastle United are sorrow on signing a holding midfielder this summer. The statement states that two midfielders could be brought in, one in a Joe Willock mould – and a supplementary defensive midfielder. One preference could be Willock’s Arsenal teammate, Ainsley Maitland-Niles.
There is confidence that Willock entrust come back to Newcastle, even if it is only on loan – having scored eight goals in 14 during the final half of last term. But Steve Bruce furthermore wants a defensive midfielder. Four posses been shortlisted, including Maitland-Niles who is apparently to bequeath Arsenal.
Mario Lemina is jell to ten on Nice from Southampton. FC Midtjylland’s £12.8million-rated Jens Cajuste and Leicester’s Hamza Choudhury are moreover options. The other mention on that index is England international Maitland-Niles, a musician that offers versatility at right-back and left-back, too.
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The account states that Maitland-Niles could ‘become an option’ and if he does, then Newcastle hold got to move. It would trial all parties involved. Newcastle would be adding a musician that can mention versatility on both sides of the defence, and in midfield. Maitland-Niles furthers his development.
A no-brainer, then. Potentially alongside his Arsenal teammate and fellow Willock, Maitland-Niles would apportion himself another season to prove to Arsenal what he is capable of. Willock has shown Arsenal what he can make by playing for Newcastle – Maitland-Niles leave be hoping for the same.