De Jong: Newcastle "a great club"

Dutch striker Luuk de Jong has expressed his delight after completing a loan move to Newcastle United.

The 23-year-old said:

"Newcastle is a great club and I have a good feeling about it.

"I am very impressed with the stadium and training ground and have been made to feel very welcome by everyone I have met.

"It has been a tough season for me so far but I am here to play games and want to be important for the team, and successful with goals and assists.

"I am really looking forward to playing for Newcastle."

– Luuk de Jong, Newcastle United

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