Newcastle United are set to appoint former Chelsea Director of football Michael Emenalo, MySportDab reports.
The building process for Newcastle United after the Saudi Arabia takeover is going fast as expected with decisions already taken.
Newcastle United just appoint Eddie Howe as their new manager and are now looking to make another announcement for position of Director of football.
Michael Emenalo is being scouted for the job available at Saint James Park as they are looking to bring in the former Chelsea employee.
According Update reaching us from Matt Law, he confirmed Newcastle United are currently looking to make the move for the Nigerian.
Here Is What He Said;
“Exclusive – Newcastle United make Michael Emenalo their top choice for the director of football job following talks in Saudi Arabia. More talks to follow.
“Would be a huge coup for the new ownership.’
Newcastle United are looking to build a good foundation from scratch with them getting all the financial backings from their new owner.
With Eddie Howe now taking over as the new manager, their next target it to appoint Michael Emenalo as Director of football.
The club are also already looking at potential transfers of players that will be made when the January window opens.
Couple of names has been drawn up with Aaron Ramsey and Jesse Lingard making top of the list as a total overhaul on the current Newcastle United squad will be done.
Toni Kroos is also another name to be recently linked with a move to the English Premier League which could see them making a deal happen.
No official statement yet from Newcastle United about approaching Michael Emenalo to take over the position as their director of football.
Although reports are suggesting that the union between both parties are likely to happen in the coming months or weeks.