Newcastle United complete deal for highly-rated winger in second transfer today

Newcastle United have completed a second transfer deal today.

By James Copley
Friday, 02 August, 2019, 19:08
Allan Saint-Maximin is set to join Newcastle United.

Steve Bruce has signed France under-21 international winger Allan Saint-Maximin on a six-year contract from Ligue 1 side Nice.

The news came shortly after the North East finalised a move for Dutch international left-back Jetro Willems.

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Saint-Maximin, just 22-years-old, was on Tyneside on Friday to complete the switch, thought to be in the region of £15.5m which could rise to £20m.

Both new signings could play against AS St Etienne in a pre-season friendly tomorrow.