Newcastle are close to completing the signing of former Bournemouth winger Ryan Fraser on a free transfer, talkSPORT understands.

Scotland international Fraser is set to reject Crystal Palace in favour of linking up with Steve Bruce’s side.

Discussing the imminent transfer on White and Sawyer, talkSPORT’s transfer guru Alex Crook said: “He spent most the off-season on his own at Poole recreation ground.