first_img1 PSV Eindhoven playmaker Georginio Wijnaldum Newcastle are closing in on signing PSV Eindhoven playmaker Georginio Wijnaldum.Toon boss Steve McClaren has yet to make a signing since taking over at St. James’ Park in June but a deal for the Dutchman is said to be on the horizon.According to De Telegraaf, PSV are demanding a fee of around £14m and Newcastle are the only club to come close to matching their valuation of the player despite reported interest from Zenit St Petersburg.The Magpies held positive talks with Wijnaldum’s representatives last week and it is thought McClaren is “desperate” to lure him to the Premier League.The 24-year-old scored 16 goals for the Dutch champions last season. He has also been capped 19 times by Holland.last_img