Newcastle United launch huge bid to sign Chelsea transfer target

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Newcastle United are reportedly set to beat Chelsea to the transfer of Borussia Dortmund forward Youssofa Moukoko.

The 18-year-old striker has entered the final six months of his current deal with the Bundesliga side with Chelsea, Barcelona and Newcastle United all interested in signing the forward.

According to Standard Sport, Newcastle United have offered Moukoko a deal worth £150,000-a-week to join them on a free transfer when his current contract expires at the end of the season.

Newcastle United are reportedly confident of beating Chelsea to the transfer of the 18 year old forward.