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Some Newcastle fans optimistic about completing deal for Joe Willock as Geordies remain confident over move

Some Newcastle United fans have been sounding optimistic about completing a deal for Joe Willock after a report emerged over the side’s confidence about getting a permanent deal secured for the youngster.

According to The Telegraph, the Geordies are confident the 21-year-old wants to move to St James’ Park in the summer after his successful loan spell.

And it seems the Gunners are open to selling the Hale End academy product to fund their deal for Martin Odegaard, who they are trying to sign on a permanent deal.

It seems Willock has had quite the impact during his time with the Toon with the publication reporting the ace has been a popular member of the dressing room and could persuade Allan Saint-Maximin and Steve Bruce to stay at the club beyond this summer.

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Everything seems to be pointing in the right direction in terms of Willock staying in the northeast on a permanent basis. Arsenal and Newcastle share a mutual agreement over the future of the youngster which should help the outfit secure him easily.

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