Newcastle have had a fresh £15m bid for Feyenoord striker Nicolai Jorgensen rejected, Sky Sports News understands.

Manager Rafael Benitez is keen to strengthen his forward line during the January window, in order to ensure the club's Premier League status.

Feyenoord have knocked back the offer and Sky Sports understands the club are holding out for a bid in the region of at least £20m.

Newcastle have until Wednesday's deadline to table another bid for the player in order to bring him in before the end of the season.

The 27-year-old is a Danish international and has been capped 28 times by his nation, with eight goals to his name.