Newcastle fans in the Football Transfer Tavern are hoping what they are reading is true after their wanted winger vows to stay at St James’ Park despite being relegated.
According to The Mirror, Andros Townsend is set to stay with the Magpies and is willing to help Rafa Benitez lift the club back into the Premier League.
There are countless rumours flowing through the Tavern linking the winger to Premier League clubs after he missed out on a place to go the Euros in France, after making into the 26-man provisional squad.
Despite the club’s championship status, Townsend has told the Magpies he is willing to stay at the club after holding positive talks with Benitez.
This news will add to a good start to summer for Geordies following the news that Rafa Benitez will remain in charge to steer the club to promotion.
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