Premier League club target Noni Madueke if Chelsea make this signing

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Newcastle United have shortlisted Noni Madueke as a potential replacement for Miguel Almiron, who is expected to leave them this summer.

They have also shown interest in Michael Olise from Crystal Palace, a target for Chelsea as well.

While Newcastle isn’t leading the race for Olise, if he joins Chelsea, Madueke might become available despite his seven-year contract with Chelsea.

Chelsea are currently leading the race to sign Olise, with reports claiming Chelsea have already agreed personal terms with the winger.

Olise, who contributed 16 goals and assists in just 19 league appearances last season, has a reported €70 million release clause in his contract​.

Chelsea’s pursuit of Olise comes after a disappointing season where they missed out on Champions League qualification. The club sees Olise as a key addition to rejuvenate their attacking options, particularly given the underwhelming performances of other wingers like Raheem Sterling and Mykhailo Mudryk.

Olise’s potential transfer is also attracting interest from Manchester United, who are looking to upgrade their squad following a similarly disappointing season​.

For Madueke, after initially struggling at Chelsea, he became a regular in the second half of the season, and was one of Chelsea’s best players.