Newcastle identify £27m-rated Arsenal star Kieran Tierney as left-back upgrade – report

Newcastle-linked Arsenal defender Kieran Tierney prepares to take a throw-in during the FA Cup fourth round match between Manchester City and Arsenal at the Etihad Stadium on 27 January, 2023 in Manchester, United Kingdom.
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Newcastle are reportedly considering Arsenal's Kieran Tierney as a potential left-back upgrade this summer.

The Magpies have made a string of statement signings since their Saudi-backed takeover 15 months ago, and Tierney is another player who would fall firmly into that bracket.

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Tom Hancock

Tom Hancock started freelancing for FourFourTwo in April 2019 and has also written for the Premier League and Opta Analyst, among others. He supports Wycombe Wanderers and has a soft spot for Wealdstone. A self-confessed statto, he has been known to watch football with a spreadsheet (or several) open...