Big spending Ligue one outfit Paris St Germain are lining up a move for Newcastle striker Demba Ba.

French side join chase for Toon star

By Trevor Keane

Such has the impact the Senegal international has made since joining the magpies last summer that a host of English and European clubs are tracking the forward.

Chelsea and Liverpool are both keen on the former West Ham star amid rumours of a buyout clause however they could be trumped by PSG who according to TalkSPORT are readying a £7 million pound bid for the 26 year old.

PSG have emerged as one of European’s richest clubs following investment by the Qatar Investment Authority and under the guidance of former Chelsea manger Carlo Ancelotti currently sit level on point with Montpellier at the top of the French table.

Ba has scored 16 goals in 27 games this season for Newcastle to help the Magpies to sixth spot in the Premier League standings.