Newcastle United seal deal for Dutch international left-back

Newcastle United and Steve Bruce have completed another transfer.

Friday, 2nd August 2019, 6:31 pm
Updated Friday, 2nd August 2019, 7:32 pm
Spain's Pedro Rodriguez (R) vies with Netherland's Jetro Willems (L) during the friendly international match Holland vs Spain in Amsterdam, March 31, 2015. AFP PHOTO/Emmanuel Dunand (Photo credit should read EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

The Tyneside club have signed 22-capped Dutch international left-back Jetro Willems from Eintracht Frankfurt.

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Willems arrives to St. James Park on loan from the German club with an option to buy at the end of the Premier League season.

The 25-year-old began his career at Sparta Rotterdam, spending six years at the club.

Willems then joined PSV, winning two Eredivisie titles, the KNVB Cup and two Johan Cruyff Shields.