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Newcastle have completed the signing of Anderlecht striker Aleksandar Mitrovic, subject to the player receiving a visa, the club have announced.
Newcastle have reportedly paid £13 million for the 20-year-old Serbian international, who joins on a five-year deal.
The Magpies have said it is the fourth-biggest transfer in the club's history after Michael Owen, Alan Shearer and fellow new joiner Georginio Wijnaldum.
Newcastle United's first summer signing has been speaking to the media today. Former PSV Eindhoven player Georginio Wijnaldum has signed for more than 14 million pounds, a price head coach Steve McClaren says is inevitable for a quality player.
New NUFC signing Georginio Wijnaldum has this message for fans:
Newcastle United head coach Steve McClaren says the club has paid for quality with new midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum. He says he's had his eye on the former PSV Eindhoven player for a long time. See the interview here:
Newcastle's newest and third most expensive signing, Georginio Wijnaldum, has said he is very pleased to be making the move to St James Park and that he hopes he can help the club to a "higher level".
The 24-year-old has told ITV News Tyne Tees, that speaking to Steve McClaren on the phone helped him decide to make the move to Tyneside.
Speaking after making his first signing as Newcastle United boss, Steve McClaren has told ITV News Tyne Tees he has considered Georginio Wijnaldum a target for some time.
The 24 year-old moves to St. James' Park on a five-year deal and is the third highest transfer fee in the Club's history, after Michael Owen and Alan Shearer.
- Hear more from Steve McClaren and Georginio Wijnaldum at 6pm tonight, July 11 on ITV.
Georginio Wijnaldum has become the third most expensive signing in Newcastle's history after putting pen to paper on five-year deal.
The 24-year-old Holland international midfielder completed his move from PSV Eindhoven on Saturday morning for a fee understood to be in the region of 20 million euros, around £14.4million.
Wijnaldum said: "I'm delighted to be a Newcastle United player.I felt the time was right for me to move and the Club have shown they really want me, so I'm very happy to be here."
Newcastle midfielder Sammy Ameobi has joined Cardiff on a season-long loan deal after signing a new two-year contract at St James' Park.Read the full story ›
Cardiff City has confirmed winger Sammy Ameobi will join the Bluebirds for a season-long loan this year.
The 23-year-old, who was born in Newcastle, made his first team debut for the Magpies in May 2011.