Magpies open Barton talks

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Newcastle have been given permission to speak to Manchester City midfielder Joey Barton.

It is understood the 24-year-old´s agent, Willie McKay, was on Tyneside on Tuesday afternoon to open negotiations over a proposed £5.5million switch to St James´ Park.

The Magpies are hoping to tie up a deal swiftly with big-spending West Ham having also registered their interest in the player.

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