Bordeaux reject Newcastle bid for star striker

first_imgBordeaux have rejected a bid from Newcastle for striker Diego Rolan.The Magpies’ bid of £13million, plus Remy Cabella on loan, has been knocked back by the Ligue 1 side, who are desperate to keep hold of their prized asset.Newcastle boss Steve McClaren has widened his search for a new striker, as he is still to meet QPR’s valuation of Charlie Austin and Anderlecht striker Alexander Mitrovic is stalling on a move to St James’ Park.The Uruguay hitman scored 15 league goals last season and is keen on a move to the Premier League after two years in France.The 22-year-old striker featured for his country in the Copa America, including the quarter-final defeat to Chile. 1 Bordeaux striker Diego Rolan last_img