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Arsenal looking to raid Newcastle for star striker Alexander Isak amid rumours of £100million offer

Arsenal have been linked with a stunning £100million bid for Alexander Isak – and there’s some truth in the rumours.

The Newcastle striker is claimed to be at the centre of a transfer battle between the Gunners and north London rivals Tottenham this summer, as per The Sun.

Isak still has four years on his Newcastle contract

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Isak still has four years on his Newcastle contractCredit: Getty

talkSPORT’s Transfer Notebook previously brought you the news that the Magpies face being forced to cash in one of their best players to raise funds for summer signings to avoid breaching Financial Fair Play rules.

Now, talkSPORT’s Football Correspondent Alex Crook has confirmed there could be serious substance in the Magpies receiving a £100m bid from Arsenal for Isak this summer.

“I think there’s a little bit more to it than [it being a rumour],” he said.

“Under the current profit and sustainability rules, in terms of Isak, it would take a big offer because they paid £60million for him.

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