Newcastle United have just lately been linked with a transfer for West Ham United’s Lucas Paqueta, and a dependable journalist has now delivered an replace on him doubtlessly shifting to St. James’ Park.
How outdated is Lucas Paqueta and the way lengthy has he been at West Ham?
The Irons’ attacking midfielder nonetheless has one other four years remaining on his contract, however having established himself as his boss’ total second best-performing participant this season with a WhoScored match ranking of 7.48, he’s caught the attention of PIF and Eddie Howe.
In line with Spanish reviews (through The Day by day Mail), the Magpies have highlighted the Brazil worldwide as a suitable transfer target for the window in January, however as everyone knows, he wasn’t far off just lately making the transfer to Premier League rivals Manchester Metropolis.
The E20 talisman had agreed private phrases to affix Pep Guardiola’s facet in an £80m transfer over the summer season, however as a result of FA investigating him over alleged betting breaches, through Sky Sports, he ended up remaining within the capital past September 1st.
Are Newcastle signing Lucas Paqueta?
“One other deal that just about occurred this summer season was Lucas Paqueta, who was focused by Manchester Metropolis. In fact golf equipment are actually ready to see the top of the investigation story. Newcastle had been additionally again in Could, however then they by no means despatched proposals as their focus was on Sandro Tonali.
“Manchester Metropolis all the time appreciated Paqueta however they invested cash on Matheus Nunes, large cash; so for the time being they’re not planning for that transfer in January.”
How a lot is Lucas Paqueta paid per week?
At West Ham, Paqueta presently pockets £150k-per-week which he has greater than earned following his arrival, so it’s no shock to see that the northeast outfit have been credited with an curiosity in securing his providers.
The TFM Agency consumer, who’s sponsored by Nike, ranks within the 99th percentile for tackles and the 97th percentile for clearances in opposition to gamers in his place, so he likes to get caught in and clear the hazard for his staff, whereas he’s additionally able to making a constructive impression on the reverse finish of the pitch.
Moyes’ left-footed ace has posted 14 contributions (eight assists and 6 targets) throughout his 46 membership outings, so for such a well-rounded participant, he can be a superb addition ought to Newcastle persuade him to place pen to paper sooner or later.
Lastly, Paqueta is a flexible operator having been deployed in seven completely different positions over the pitch for the reason that begin of his profession, together with in all places throughout the midfield, out vast on the left-wing and even at centre-forward, so this actually is a no brainer of a deal to pursue ought to the chance current itself.