Get your daily update and weekly newsletter by signing up today!


Obertan Out, French International In…

8 years ago

There are reports in France linking Newcastle United with another French international.

The report in French media outlet Franceinfo claims that both Liverpool and Newcastle are interested in signing Jeremy Menez in the summer.

The French international midfielder/striker will only have a year left on his contract come June and at 26 he would be in the right ball park in terms of age.

The fact though that Menez is a regular for moneybags PSG may prove a bit of a hindrance to any potential deal, they are the one club in France who have no problem paying big wages.

While another French international arriving at St.James’ Park this summer wouldn’t be the most surprising news given what has happened in recent times, the landing of a player like Menez would be another big step in the right direction.

However, maybe the reports from France are just too good to be true because Franceinfo also claim that Gabriel Obertan could be on his way out of Newcastle this summer.

That kind of player trading, Menez for Obertan, would be my kind of Fantasy Football (Transfers) and a Europa League conquest wouldn’t do our chances of landing transfer targets any harm at all.

A fantastic offer for Mag readers from BetVictor – if you don’t win money on The Supreme Novices’ Hurdle at Cheltenham Festival BetVictor will refund your losses on the race up to £50 as a Free Bet!  For full terms and conditions please click HERE


If you would like to feature on The Mag, submit your article to [email protected]

Have your say

© 2020 The Mag. All Rights Reserved. Design & Build by Mediaworks