Bentaleb is only on loan currently from Schalke and the Tyneside club are yet to decide whether they would like to sign him permanently. The 25-year old has made six appearances for the Magpies so far in all competitions, according to Transfermarkt.
Lots of members of the Toon faithful have called on NUFC to not take up the option to sign Bentaleb, but based off his stats in this Premier League campaign, this may not be a wise wish. The Algerian international averages more tackles, interceptions and passes than any of his teammates, as per Whoscored.
Does he need a Lift ?
— Graeme Smith (@GraemeS36013244) April 16, 2020
I’d carry him to China he’s garbage
— PAUL (@paulnortheast0) April 16, 2020
Let him go then.
— Mr Coatesy (@iancoates1963) April 16, 2020
Take him now
— Anthony Bilton (@bobobilton) April 16, 2020
Bye bye 👋
— Delboy E ⬛⬜⬛⬜ (@dedwards1892) April 16, 2020
Good… Get Rid… Awful.
— Mike Pitt (@mikepitt84) April 16, 2020
I’d rather keep the sports direct signs
— AsprillaNE63 (@MaxFiction13) April 16, 2020
Get rid not good enough. Poor performances in the games he has played. He performed better without him
— Sross1991 (@Shaun_ross91) April 16, 2020
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