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Chelsea winger to seal loan move to Newcastle

Chelsea winger Christian Atsu is expected on Tyneside to seal a loan move to Newcastle United.

The 24-year-old Ghana international is due to undergo a medical and discuss personal terms after the two clubs agreed a deal which will see him spend the rest of the season at St James' Park.

Newcastle United's Rafa Benitez Credit: PA

Atsu joined the Blues in a £3.5million switch from Porto in September 2013, but is yet to make a senior appearance for the club and has been loaned out to Vitesse Arnhem, Everton, Bournemouth and Malaga since his arrival.