Newcastle United: 5 midfielders the Magpies could sign to replace Sandro Tonali

Newcastle United manager Eddie Howe hugs Sandro Tonali after the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Crystal Palace at St. James Park on October 21, 2023 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. (Photo by Alex Dodd - CameraSport via Getty Images)
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Newcastle United could look to replace Sandro Tonali with a new midfielder in January, after the Italian admitted to illegally placing bets on matching while playing for AC Milan. 

Tonali is currently cooperating with the Italian authorities over a 10-month ban, according to Sky Sports, because without his cooperation, FIFA rules would suspend him for three years from professional football. 

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Ryan Dabbs
Staff writer

Ryan is a staff writer for FourFourTwo, joining the team full-time in October 2022. He first joined Future in December 2020, working across FourFourTwo, Golf Monthly, Rugby World and Advnture's websites, before eventually earning himself a position with FourFourTwo permanently. After graduating from Cardiff University with a degree in Journalism and Communications, Ryan earned a NCTJ qualification to further develop as a writer while a Trainee News Writer at Future.