Newcastle Willing to Pay €50m For Real Madrid Youngster

Source: Real Madrid

Newcastle United are eyeing a summer move for Real Madrid’s teenage midfielder Arda Guler, according to Defensa Central.

The 19-year-old Turkish starlet joined Real Madrid last year but injuries have hampered his playing time. Despite his talent, Guler’s lack of regular action has fueled speculation of a move.

The report claims that Newcastle are prepared to pay €50m for the rising star this summer.

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Newcastle see Guler, who can play as a central attacking midfielder or winger, as a potential solution to their midfield woes. The youngster craves playing time to further develop, an opportunity unlikely at a star-studded Real Madrid.

However, Real Madrid might be hesitant to sell such a promising talent. Guler’s contract extends until 2029, giving them complete control over his future.

A loan deal could be the best outcome for all parties – Guler gets regular playing time, Newcastle bolsters their midfield, and Real Madrid retains a future star.

The coming months will be crucial. Newcastle’s financial muscle is no secret, but will they be willing to splash out a hefty transfer fee to convince Real Madrid?

However, Guler’s recent performance on his full debut could throw a spanner in the works. The Turkish international scored the winning goal in the 1-0 win over Real Sociedad.

It was his first big opportunity at Real to prove himself and he took it with open arms.

Guler’s performance impressed Real’s management and the fans, if he manages to carry on this form until the end of the season it could make Newcastle’s ambitions to sign him more difficult.