Newcastle fans here in the Transfer Tavern have not had much to shout about this summer.
The Toon Army in the Tavern are slightly concerned Rafa Benitez is yet to invest in proven Premier League quality.
The Spaniard has welcomed Jacob Murphy from Norwich and has signed Christian Atsu on a permanent deal from Chelsea – both players impressed in the Championship last season.
Eibar centre-back Florian Lejuene has joined, while Dortmund’s Mikel Moreno has arrived on loan.
Benitez has been shrewd in the market so far with their financial muscle seemingly dependant on sales.
However, it is imperative the Champions League winner brings in a striker capable of regularly finding the net in the top flight.
Newcastle supporters may point to Dwight Gayle, but the Englishman failed miserably in his last spell with Palace.
Further reinforcements are needed and our landlord thinks the Magpies should swoop in for these TWO players before the Tottenham match…