It’s just 55 days until the January transfer window swings open, and clubs across Europe are already identifying their top targets.
At Newcastle United, much like it was during the summer, a centre-forward is on manager Alan Pardew’s wish list.
The Toon’s hierarchy were heavily criticised ahead of the current campaign after failing to make one permanent signing. The only arrival was that of Loic Remy, who arrived on loan from Queens Park Rangers.
However, Magpies owner Mike Ashley is known to favour the winter window. With that in mind, we look at five players who would fit the bill perfectly at St. James’ Park.