A lot of Newcastle United fans have voiced their thoughts on Twitter following a rumour surrounding the latest in their potential takeover bid.
Football Insider, the Magpies are ‘privately confident’ they will be given the green light by the Premier League for the Saudi Arabia-based PIF takeover to finally go through.
The bid was
withdrawn last July as a decision from the Premier League never came, however, the report claims both parties are still invested in the possibility of a deal being agreed with the league.
Do you think this takeover will happen?
No, Ashley should move on to another buyer
Yes, we just have to be patient
tweet relaying the news received a huge response from the Toon Army with many keen to voice their excitement at the claim.
“It’ s happening mate”
“Pushed through once we are safe that’s the cheeky whisper I was told “
“This would be immense news”
report states the deal is said to be worth in the region of £300m with Mike Ashley actively looking to sell the club as it stands.
The tweet continued to attract fans who were evidently pleased to hear the reported news.
“I hope so”
“If you think I’m going to fall for this again and build my hopes right up, ready to be knocked down… Then you’re absolutely correct! Bring on the summer. Mbapape incoming”
Going by the response the tweet got it is clear to see many of the fans are thrilled to hear the claim with the report finally offering the fan base a positive take after the bid was
rejected by the Premier League in September.