Toon £10m Bid For ANOTHER Frenchman!

Last updated : 31 August 2013 By Footy Mad - Editor

sThe Magpies scouted the 20-year-old during his Bastia days last winter.

But after failing to settle in Lille the midfielder wants a move away from the Ligue 1 club.

Newcastle face stiff competition from Marseille who are thought to be Thauvin's preferred choice.

Lille value the player at more than the £10million fee that has been mooted today.