Date: 30th January 2009 at 9:42am
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According to reports coming out of Portugal, Newcastle United have launched an ambitious bid to sign Sporting Lisbon’s midfield sensation Miguel Veloso for a fee of £10 million.

The Journal confirms by stating that negotiations between the two clubs are on the way, with United owner Mike Ashley personally taking an interest in the matter.

Vital Newcastle United revealed exclusively of Newcastle’s interest in the 22-year-old midfield maestro, and the fee earlier, with the move coming together, we hope to bring you more exclusives as the window comes to a close.

In other news, Kevin Nolan is on Tyneside at the moment undergoing a medical with the player ready to put pen to paper on his Newcastle deal by the end of the day.