The Manchester United star has already been the subject of a rejected offer from the London Stadium.
The Juventus forward has been heavily linked with a summer switch to Stamford Bridge.
The duo seem set to join Tottenham.
There has been no bid yet, as the centre-back can only be signed if Harry Maguire leaves.
The Brazilian looks likely to sign a new deal at St James' Park.
Reds supporters may be buoyed by this update.
The Brazilian was significantly out of favour last season under Unai Emery.
The Zenit Saint Petersburg midfielder has been identified as a summer target by chiefs at The City Ground.
The goalkeeper has agreed personal terms ahead of a move to The City Ground.
The Mexico international is a top target.
The 26-year-old was the subject of a big money offer from Saudi Arabia
The Crystal Palace man is a summer target for two big clubs.