Newcastle prepare to spend €135m for Ciro Immobile.
Newcastle are, according to La Gazzetta dello Sport, ready to spend €135m in total to get Lazio star Ciro Immobile.
His contract at Lazio expires in June 2023. But reports in Italian media have claimed he is in for a bumper new deal at the Olimpico this summer.
The newspaper claims the Arab backers, who are currently waiting for the approval from the Premier League to buy the Magpies, have already contacted Immobile’s representatives to present their intentions.
Immobile will, according to the report, get a five-year deal with a net salary of €8m (€16m a year gross). Moreover, He will have a transfer fee of €55m to the Biancocelesti.
Lazio President Claudio Lotito wants to fend off any possible suitors by extending the forward’s contract until 2025. He will offer €4m a year.
Credit: Football Italia