Valentino Lazaro is facing crunch talks with Newcastle United next week with the player having second thoughts about signing on a permanent basis.

Chronicle Live understands on-loan Inter Milan winger is unhappy and frustrated by the lack of game-time and may explore other options when the window opens at the end of the month.

Lazaro will want assurances he is going to be a starter at Newcastle, which hasn't been the case this year.

Lazaro will also see what the state of play is under Antonio Conte at Inter with his contract in Serie A running for another three years.