MX23RW : Sunday, February 28 06:26:35| >> :120:23640:23640:

Agent: 'Aleksandar Mitrovic to complete Newcastle United move'

The agent of Anderlecht forward Aleksandar Mitrovic suggests that the 20-year-old is close to sealing a switch to Newcastle United.

Aleksandar Mitrovic will complete a move to Newcastle United in the near future, according to the player's agent.

The Anderlecht forward has been heavily linked with a move to the Magpies, who have reportedly agreed a fee in the region of £12m to sign the 20-year-old from the Belgian side.

Mitrovic's agent Pini Zahavi is quoted as saying by The Chronicle: "The formalisation of the transfer will be made in the coming hours.

"Mitrovic and will sign a contract for five seasons for the former club of Philippe Albert."

Newcastle boss Steve McClaren also confirmed that the club are on the brink of signing midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum from PSV Eindhoven.


Click here for more stories about Philippe Albert

Click here for more stories about Newcastle United

Share this article now:
Did you know...?
Georginio Wijnaldum of the Netherlands celebrates scoring his team's third goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Third Place Playoff on July 12, 2014
Read Next:
Newcastle, PSV 'agree Wijnaldum deal'
Latest Sports Video
Sports Mole Logo
Enter your email address to subscribe to Sports Mole's free daily transfer newsletter! Sent twice a day during the transfer window.

rhs 2.0
Todays Game Header Right
Premier League
La Liga
Serie A
Ligue 1
Primeira Liga
Scottish League Cup
Turkish Super Lig
Belgian Pro League
Greek Superleague
Swiss Super League
Russian Premier League
Ukrainian Premier League
Danish Superliga
Segunda Division
Eerste Divisie
Copa Diego Maradona
Uruguayan Primera Division
Liga MX
Australian A-League
J1 League
Women's Super League
Gallagher Premiership
1Manchester CityMan City26195252163662
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd25147453322149
3Leicester CityLeicester25154644271749
4West Ham UnitedWest Ham2613674031945
8Aston Villa24123938261239
9Tottenham HotspurSpurs24106837271036
10Leeds UnitedLeeds26112134344-135
12Wolverhampton WanderersWolves2697102733-634
13Crystal Palace2595112943-1432
16Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton26511102633-726
17Newcastle UnitedNewcastle2675142744-1726
19West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom2638152055-3517
20Sheffield UnitedSheff Utd2532201541-2611

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!