Newcastle United look set to signal Nick Pope from Burnley this week and the goalkeeper will bear a medical on Wednesday after agreeing the phrases of a transfer.
Football Insider stories that Pope has been given permission to move to the North East and full the formalities of the switch and the deal may very well be finalised on Thursday for the England worldwide to turn into Newcastle’s second summer time signing after the Magpies accomplished the everlasting switch of Matt Targett from Aston Villa.
The Telegraph reported right now that the Burnley keeper is near securing a transfer to Newcastle, for a payment believed to be within the area of £8m-£10m. Burnley are completely happy to promote their star participant who has only one 12 months left on his contract with the membership, while Newcastle are eager to safe some competitors for Martin Dubravka.
Pope has been top-of-the-line goalkeepers within the Premier League throughout his time at Burnley and has been linked with strikes away from the Clarets throughout previous switch home windows. This time a transfer appears virtually sure and Newcastle is a good vacation spot for the 30-year-old because the Tyneside membership is an thrilling place to be at current.
The Englishman might be trying to problem Eddie Howe’s present primary, Dubravka, for a beginning spot nevertheless it ought to be anticipated that the Burnley man will finally take over the primary shirt. That is yet one more constructive signing for Newcastle, who proceed to make sensible acquisitions since their latest takeover.