West Ham manager Alan Pardew has flatly denied talk striker Dean Ashton could be on his way to Newcastle.
Ashton joined West Ham from Norwich at the start of the year
Ashtson impressed after joining West Ham halfway through last season and there had been talk Newcastle wanted him to replace Alan Shearer.
"He's settled in well and has just bought a house. I can guarantee he will be going nowhere," said Pardew.
Hapoel Tel Aviv have given Ghana defender John Pantsil permission to go on West Ham's pre-season Swedish tour.