Derby reject bid for Barnes

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Derby manager Paul Jewell has confirmed the club have turned down a verbal offer from Newcastle for Giles Barnes.

The highly-rated 19-year-old has previously been linked with Tottenham but Jewell revealed the Magpies are the only side who have made a bid for the midfielder.

He said: "They (Newcastle) did come up with an offer, a verbal offer, but it was nowhere near our valuation."

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