Steve Stone claims Newcastle could sell Dwight Gayle this summer
The 27-year-old has been crucial in Newcastle's promotion bid, scoring 22 goals in 31 Championship appearances.
Dwight Gayle has scored 22 goals for Newcastle this season
But former Newcastle first-team coach Stone reckons manager Benitez could look to offload Gayle to strengthen his squad for the Premier League.
“He [Rafa Benitez] might even get rid of the likes of Dwight Gayle,” Stone said on radio BBC 5Live.
“Somebody might come and offer £15m, £20m – a team from the Championship, to try and get back up.
Rafa Benitez could look to raise funds by selling Dwight Gayle
“He might actually be sold to try and better Newcastle. That’s what might happen here.
“They are going to have to sell to try and get some better players into the team.”
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