Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez should be targeting Liverpool outcast Daniel Sturridge, according to former Toon goalkeeper Shay Given.
The ex-Republic of Ireland stopper believes the 28-year old should be viewed as a realistic target, despite admitting that his former side are not in a position to sign big name players.
"I’m sure Rafa knows lots about him with the Liverpool connections and that would be really good."
Newcastle have struggled for goals this season, with
"I’ve seen my name with it, saying that Sanchez should go to Newcastle. I don’t know who said that. I think that would be too far.
"But we’re not gonna be able to attract the big, big stars, it’s a sort of process of getting to that level where you can compete with the big clubs to sign the likes of Sanchez."