PREMIER LEAGUE: Newcastle new owners eye Ismalia Sarr as first signing
The goal of the Saudi takeover for Newcastle was to make the team contests with the best of the best in the Premier League.
That being said, the club has swung into action in their rebuilding process. First of, they have sacked their previous manager, and now they are looking straight to squad building.
According to news from the English press, Watford and Senegalese forward Ismaila Sarr top this list for their potential signatures. The club is said to be interested in the Senegalese, as they believe in his abilities.
Highlights on Ismaila Sarr Premier League stay:
Despite playing for a struggling Premier League side Watford, Ismaila Sarr has remained impressive and has caught the eyes of many. Hence, the interests of Newcastle.
It is obvious that Watford is considering making a potential offer for Ismaila Sarr, however, it is not expected that the bid would be made in January. The Premier League side would make any official offer during the summer transfer window.
Sarr's first arrival in the Premier League:
The transfer for Ismaila Sarr to Watford caused the Premier League side about 40 million euros. The Senegalese made the move from French side Rennes.
After over 31 Premier League stats, Sarr has netted 13 goal contributions. In 9 goals and 4 assists. Aside from that, the game play of the Senegalese has been second to none. Impressive running, passing and ball control.
Without a doubt, Ismaila Sarr is a great player, however, it would be interesting to see if Newcastle are able to lure him away from the Watford side.