Darren Bent and Loic Remy are again being targeted by Newcastle - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
It’s been no secret Newcastle have been in the market for a striker this summer.
Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has wanted to address the side’s obvious need for a prolific goalscorer. Queens Park Rangers’ Loic Remy and Aston Villa’s Darren Bent are two players the Magpies have been heavily linked with.
After losing Senegalese international Demba Ba to Europa League winners Chelsea in January, Newcastle manager Alan Pardew admitted the side were low on attacking reinforcements – with Papiss Cisse and Shola Ameobi being the only natural strikers left in the side.
Following a dream debut season with Newcastle in 2011/12, Papiss Cisse has since lost his form for the side. Signing from German side Freiburg for £10M in January 2012, Cisse made an instant impact, scoring 13 goals in 14 games for Newcastle. This season (2012/13) he has only mustered eight goals in 36 Premier League appeara...