Blues Being Linked With Solano

Last updated : 27 January 2004 By Brian Cartlidge

The 29-year-old Peruvian international, a one-time target for neighbours Villa, has been told by Magpies boss Bobby Robson that he can leave St. James' Park should the right offer be lodged.

Solano admitted to being disappointed after being substituted once again by Sir Bobby Robson during Newcastle's FA Cup tie at Anfield last weekend.