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Italian media have today claimed Newcastle & Lazio have agreed a deal for Florian Thuavin, with a medical planned.
Newcastle United have turned down bids for both Florian Thauvin and Cheick Tiote.
Florian Thauvin will move to Lazio as soon as Antonio Candreva’s transfer is confirmed, 2m euros loan fee and permanent fee agreed according to Corriere Dello Sport.
Sky Sports in Italy report that Florian Thauvin is the mystery player who is lined up to replace Antonio Candreva once his departure is confirmed.
Lazio follow up their initial interest in Florian Thauvin and Newcaste name their price according to reports in Italy this morning.
Florian Thauvin could be on his way to Italy rather than Marseille as expected.
Aleksandar Mitrovic will travel for talks with Newcastle on Thursday, unless AS Roma change their mind, according to Italian journalist Alfredo Pedulla.
Newcastle have been credited with an interest in Romanian centre-back Stefan Radu, currently playing for Lazio in Serie A.
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