Newcastle transfers: Alan Pardew tight-lipped on Loic Remy future

Newcastle transfers: Alan Pardew is remaining tight-lipped on the possibility of securing Loic Remy on a permanent deal

loic remy
Loic Remy is on a season-long loan at Newcastle Photo: The Sport Review

Alan Pardew is remaining tight-lipped on Loic Remy’s long-term Newcastle United future.

The France international has scored eight goals in 10 Premier League appearances after moving to the Magpies on a season-long loan from Queens Park Rangers.

Newcastle have been linked with a permanent £10m deal for the 26-year-old forward, but Magpies manager Pardew is refusing to fuel speculation.

“I think Loic is going to be an ongoing thing,” Pardew said in the Northern Echo.

“We are probably going to be talking about that for a long, long time. I don’t want to start it now.”

Meanwhile, Remy insists Newcastle aren’t thinking about securing a Champions League spot despite being two points behind fourth-placed Manchester City.

“For the moment, we just carry on and play good.

“We go game after game and we’ll try to win a lot of games. At the end of the season, we can maybe do the Champions League.

“At the moment, we are not focused on that. But we know we have the quality and that we can do it. I am not surprised by the quality of this team.”

Jadon Sancho
Duncan Castles: Man United have made offer to sign Jadon Sancho
N'Golo Kante
Patrick Vieira hails 'aggressive' Chelsea FC star N'Golo Kante
Thomas Tuchel
Cesc Fabregas replies when asked if Chelsea FC should sign Aurelien Tchouameni
Jurgen Klopp
Chelsea FC, Liverpool FC in four-way battle to sign Patson Daka - report
Football transfer gossip
Transfer rumours: Arsenal eye move to sign Nabil Fekir, Chelsea FC step up bid for Achraf Hakimi
Jadon Sancho
Duncan Castles: Man United have made offer to sign Jadon Sancho
N'Golo Kante
Patrick Vieira hails 'aggressive' Chelsea FC star N'Golo Kante
Thomas Tuchel
Cesc Fabregas replies when asked if Chelsea FC should sign Aurelien Tchouameni
Jurgen Klopp
Chelsea FC, Liverpool FC in four-way battle to sign Patson Daka - report
Football transfer gossip
Transfer rumours: Arsenal eye move to sign Nabil Fekir, Chelsea FC step up bid for Achraf Hakimi
Top 50 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea FC, Liverpool FC and Man United stars feature
Top 50 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea FC, Liverpool FC and Man United stars feature