Premier League - Newcastle cleared for Kone talks

Newcastle have been given permission to speak to Wigan striker Arouna Kone.

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Premier League - Newcastle cleared for Kone talks
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However, they may have to battle it out with Everton for the Ivorian's signature with former Latics boss Roberto Martinez keen to take him to Goodison Park.

The 29-year-old has a clause in his contract allowing him to leave the DW Stadium in the wake of relegation from the Barclays Premier League.

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