Newcastle 'launch €100m bid' for Serie A star

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Premier League outfit Newcastle United have reportedly launched a €100 million bid for a Serie A star ahead of the January transfer window.

Fiorentina striker Dusan Vlahovic has enjoyed a breakout year in 2021 as he just the third player to score 30 Serie A goals in a calendar year for the club.

The Magpies are looking to bolster their squad as they look to ease their relegation fears after registering just one win throughout the Premier League campaign.

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Italian publication CalcioMercato have reported that Newcastle's new rich owners have green-lighted a club record bid of €100 million for the Serbian striker.

However, the report does add that the 21-year-old striker is undecided about a potential move to the North East outfit, who currently sit in 19th spot after 17 matches played.

Arsenal, Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur are also said to be keen while Bayern Munich could reportedly look at Vlahovic as a long-term replacement for Robert Lewandowski.

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