NEWCASTLE have reportedly had their second bid for James Maddison at just over £40million swiftly knocked back by Leicester.
Eddie Howe is desperate to bring the England international to St James Park, with the Magpies having an opening offer of £40m rejected over the weekend.
And they have been quick to make an improved offer, with Sky Sports stating it was worth just over £40m.
But the bid was deemed as far too low to accept by the Foxes, who value the 25-year-old at around £60m.
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