10 stars tipped for Newcastle transfers

English Premier League

With Newcastle set to become the richest club in the Premier League, here are 10 high-profile stars linked with a move to the club including two players from FC Barcelona.

The Magpies who've been dubbed as perennial underachievers due to their fanatic fanbase throughout the years could be ushered into an exciting new era when football resumes.

Scroll through the gallery to see the players tipped for off-season moves to Newcastle

With the investment of the Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, he is set to usurp Manchester City's Sheikh Mansour is the richest owner in the league.

And with that, the likes of Mauricio Pochetinno and Massimo Allegri have already been linked to replace Steve Bruce as the club's head coach.

Several players have also been linked with the club, including Philippe Coutinho, who's said to be up for sale after failing to establish himself at FC Barcelona.

The Brazil star spent time on loan at FC Bayern Munich this season but the Bundesliga club have opted not to make the deal permanent and the LaLiga outfit are now looking to cash in on their record-signing.

Among the other players also mooted for a move to the Toon are Premier League stars Willian, Nathan Ake and former midfielder James Milner.

While the rest of the players tipped to form the new-look side are Edinson Cavani, Dries Mertens, Dayot Upamecano and one of Real Madrid's highest-paid superstars.