NEWCASTLE are said to be interested in Tottenham defender Joe Rodon to bolster their defence.
The Welshman has played just 20 times for Spurs since his £11m 2020 move from Swansea.
The Warblers are deep in the battle for relegation to stay in the Premier League, and after a defensive performance last weekend against champions Manchester City, they are in dire need of reinforcements.
Eddie Howe’s men fell behind in comedic style.
Midfielder Ciaran Clarke let Joao Cancelo cross his head in the hope that goalkeeper Martin Dúbravka would steal the ball.
But City defender Ruben Dias got there first and capitalized on a disastrous mistake.
Newcastle are three points behind 17th, but most of their relegated rivals have drawn them a game or two – putting them in danger of being left behind.
However, they may face stiff competition from Brighton for Rodon’s signature.
The Seagulls have started the season well, but have failed to win in their last 11 outings.
And follow Time, boss Graham Potter wanted to bring in Rodon to help stop the rotting.
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