Nancy defender Massadio Haidara jets in to the North East to undergo a medical ahead of a move to Newcastle United.
Newcastle United are poised to sign Nancy defender Massadio Haidara once he has completed a medical at the club.
The 20-year-old has been expected to join the Premier League outfit after the French club revealed that a transfer had been agreed.
It is believed that the defender has touched down in the North East to complete a medical, according to Sky Sports News.
The Magpies are also close to finalising a move for Bordeaux striker Yoan Gouffran.
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