First photos of Matt Targett at St James's Park emerge ahead of £12m Newcastle United move from Aston Villa
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The 26-year-old left-back is understood to have completed a medical on Tyneside and is expected to sign permanently for The Magpies having previously impressed on loan during the second half of the 2021-22 season.
And Newcastle fan Neil Davison confirmed Targett's arrival on Tyneside as he posted a selfie with the left-back next to the Sir Bobby Robson statue at St James’s Park on Wednesday afternoon.
The photo was accompanied by the caption: “He's in the building.”
Targett is set to become Newcastle’s first major summer signing with the transfer window set to officially open on Friday, June 10.