Newcastle agree £12m deal for Swansea's Jonjo Shelvey

Jonjo Shelvey is set to become Newcastle United's second transfer-window signing.

Tuesday, 12th January 2016, 8:25 am
Updated Tuesday, 12th January 2016, 8:29 am
Jonjo Shelvey

Swansea City have accepted a £12million bid for the midfielder from the relegation-threatened club, and the 23-year-old is due on Tyneside for a medical.

Shelvey has become unsettled at the Liberty Stadium this season.

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The England international joined Swansea from Liverpool in 2013.

Newcastle yesterday clinched the £5million signing of winger Henri Saivet from Bordeaux.