Date: 28th April 2021 at 10:30am
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A lot of United fans have flocked to a post from NUFC 360, which has relayed news from The Chronicle regarding a potential financial boost for the Toon in the summer.

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Starting with a relatively recent player. Who is this?

They claim that because Norwich City and Watford have won promotion from the Championship, their parachute payments of £83m will be shared between the , giving the Toon an extra £4.8m.

The Chronicle claim that Newcastle could use this to fund transfer moves, but these Toon fans are not convinced.

Phwoar, don’t spend it all at once lads.”

@NotSoLocalHero

Straight in Ashley’s back pocket”

@buzzhawk81

So offer 4.8 million for willock, and when that’s refused. Pocket the money and look for a loan move instead”

@darrennoonan30

Do you think this will be added to the transfer budget?

No, we will never see that money

No, we will never see that money

Yes, I think it will

Yes, I think it will

Given that Joe Willock is set to cost Newcastle £20m, should they try and bring the 21-year-old permanently to James’ Park, this money could help them fund that deal.

However, these Newcastle fans remain unconvinced or unimpressed.

The transfer budget now stands at a whopping £4.9m.”

@guilepork

WOW !!!”

@dan2882

So that means instead of £0 , it will be £0″

@willr171

It will be interesting to see how the Toon spend this money when they get it in the summer, but it is clear that many Newcastle fans cannot see it being used to help them buy new players.

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