eyefootball profile : Albert Luque
- Date of Birth: 11 March 1978
- Birthplace: Terrassa, Spain
- Position: Forward, Striker
Graeme Souness has lifted the lid on the goings-on at Newcastle United whilst he was in charge. Souness revealed that he could've bought Nicolas Anelka, but the money was spent on Albert Luque instead - against his will - by Freddy Shepherd.
Albert Luque is set to join Ajax from Newcastle. The Dutch club have agreed a £2m fee with the Geordie side for the Spanish striker. Sam Allardyce had been giving Luque a chance in pre-season, but it appears as if his horror spell at the club is now over.
Newcastle striker Albert Luque has revealed that he is keen to return home to Spain. Real Betis have been linked with a move for the player who looked set for a second chance under Sam Allardyce.
Albert Luque could be set for a return to Spain after Levante were linked with a move for the 29 year old striker. Luque has always been unlucky at St James' Park and has looked impressive in pre season games.
Newcastle flop Albert Luque could be set to get another chance as part of Sam Allardyce's Newcastle side. Luque, whose future has been of much speculation, particularly with a move back to Spain; signed for £10m from Deportivo.