Newcastle look to French teen Thauvin to kick start disappointing season
22:50 GMT, 6 January 2013
00:14 GMT, 7 January 2013
Newcastle are considering a move for Bastia’s attacking midfielder Florian Thauvin.
The 19-year-old has appeared 16 times for his club this season, scoring twice, while he has also represented his country at Under-20 level.
Thauvin has 18 months remaining on his contract with the struggling club.
Reinforcements needed: Florian Thauvin (right) is a target for struggling Newcastle