Newcastle aim to beat Liverpool and Arsenal with £18m Lacazette bid

first_imgNewcastle are ready to splash £18million on Lyon star Alexandre Lacazette.The Magpies are desperate to strengthen their attacking options this January and have already made an enquiry for Chelsea forward Loic Remy.Lacazette struck 31 goals in all competitions last season and was linked with summer moves to Arsenal and Liverpool.But now, according to L’Equipe, Newcastle are ready to beat their Premier League rivals and snap up the France international in January.The Magpies reportedly sent two delegates to Lyon last week to present the offer.That approach is now being considered by the French club’s president, Jean Michel Aulas, and an answer is expected this week. 1 Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette last_img read more