The contract status of all 30 senior Newcastle United players ahead of busy summer transfer window
Several players are likely to leave Newcastle United this summer as part of a big summer on Tyneside.
Although Eddie Howe has warned against a summer overhaul at Newcastle United, a number of departures can still be expected.
In a transfer window where all eyes will be on who the Magpies, under the wealth of the Public Investment Fund of Saudi Arabia, manage to recruit, thought must be given to those who leave.
At present, Eddie Howe’s first-team squad is too big.
Five new signings in January - Kieran Trippier, Chris Wood, Bruno Guimaraes, Matt Targett and Dan Burn - forced other players to be left out of the 25-man squad. There were Ciaran Clark, Isaac Hayden and Jamal Lewis, while Jeff Hendrick and Freddie Woodman went out on loan.
Similarly, with further signings a given this summer, Howe’s squad will only increase. Here, NewcastleWorld takes a look at when each player’s contract expires: