First photos as Kieran Trippier arrives on Tyneside to complete Newcastle United move

Kieran Trippier has arrived on Tyneside to complete his move to Newcastle United.

Wednesday, 5th January 2022, 1:46 pm

The Atletico Madrid defender flew into Newcastle International Airport this afternoon after the two clubs agreed a £12million deal.

Trippier will now undergo a medical and complete the formalities of the proposed move.

The 31-year-old will become the club’s first signing since it was taken over in October. Trippier was pictured arriving by Newcastle Air Pics.

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Relegation-threatened Newcastle also hope to strengthen a number of other positions in this month’s transfer window.

Kieran Trippier.