Newcastle fans were sent into a frenzy on Thursday as the club’s £300million Saudi takeover was confirmed.
Toon now has the wealthiest owner in world football, with social media users speculating who might be his first signing.
And a hilarious video has gone viral this morning showing a line-up of the world’s biggest stars in Newcastle kits on the video game FIFA 22.
Celeb Mark Wright shared the clip with his . posted on Twitter account, captioning it: “Best thing I’ve seen today!!”
Mock videos show players lining up in Newcastle strips as the Champions League anthem is played.
And the FIFA camera reveals the Newcastle line as well, one by one:
- Mohamed Salahi
- Lionel Messi
- Kevin De Bruyne
- Erling Haaland
- Kian Mbappe
- son hyung-min
- Karim Benzema
- Robert Lewandowski
- Cristiano Ronaldo
- N’Golo Kante
probably the most entertaining video has thorns in targetThe world’s hottest strikers are standing in front of him.
Free bets: Get over £2,000 in new customer deals
And once the Champions League music stops, the players pose for a team photo – it’s fun to watch.
a laughing fan commented: “Hahahaha thorns in the goal.”
another user Told The side will score: “Too many goals….”
Meanwhile a Newcastle fan dared to dream, to answer: “Future.”
But despite the focus on attack, Gary Lineker famous: “With @nglkante you can probably get away with this starting lineup.”
Following the historic acquisition, Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund will hold 80 percent of the North-East Club.
Billionaire Reuben brothers and financier Amanda Staveley would then have 10-10 percent.
This means that overall club owners cost £. will be320 billion – Making The Magpies richer than both Manchester City and PSG.
I read our Football News Live Blog For the latest rumours, gossip and deals made