Chopra set for new deal
By Peter ORourke
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Newcastle have offered Michael Chopra a new deal at St James' Park.Newcastle have offered Michael Chopra a new deal at St James' Park.
The highly-rated young striker is coming to the end of his current contract, but the club have indicated he will get a new one-year deal.
Chopra has just returned from a successful loan spell at Barnsley and the forward is delighted to be offered a new deal at Newcastle.
"The manager has said he'll have a look at me next season," Chopra told the Evening Chronicle.
"He's said that he'll give me an extension and I'm pleased with that.
"There are a lot of clubs interested but Newcastle's my first love - it's my hometown club.
"He said he'll look at me in pre-season so it's all down to me, I can't ask for any more than that."