Newcastle United are reportedly interested in signing Goncalo Ramos. The striker has been linked with a move to the Premier League this summer.
However, the manager is not ready to sell him this summer. Although, a mega offer would change their minds and sell the striker.
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According to reports, Newcastle United are interested in the Portuguese striker. The report also claims that the Magpies will make an offer in the coming days. However, the report did not mention the amount of bid on the player. But the report does claim that Benefica will only consider offers worth over €30m. However, they are going to be tough negotiators with the Premier League club.
Benfica manager Roger Schmidt is reportedly in no mood to sell the young striker. This would be a huge loss to the Portuguese giants. They have already sold their star striker Darwin Nunez to Liverpool. So, losing Ramos to Newcastle United is going to be a big loss for the club. The player has been a great player this season and the club expect his good form to continue.
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Some reports also claim that Nottingham Forest had lodged a bid. But, the bid was rejected by the club. The report also claims that the striker was also reluctant to go to the newly promoted side. However, there are chances that the Magpies will impress him with their sporting project. However, there are chances happening that Magpies will convince him on personal terms.
The Geordies also want a striker desperately. They have only Callum Wilson and Chris Wood as recognized strikers in the first team. Goncalo Ramos might be the perfect candidate for the club. However, they do know that the striker will cost a premium rate in the current market. The club are also looking to save some of the budget to sign a right-winger
However, the main problem is still going to be convincing Benfica to sell the striker. It is going to be hard because they have already balanced their financial books for the year by selling Darwin Nunez. Although, a big bid by Newcastle United can definitely test their waters.
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