23 May Newcastle United have confirmed the signing of Christian Atsu
Newcastle United have confirmed the signing of Christian Atsu from Chelsea on a four-year deal.
The 25-year-old Ghana international was signed from Porto in 2013, but has failed to make an appearance for Chelsea and since then gone out on loan spells at Vitesse, Everton, Bournemouth and Malaga.
Atsu spent last season on loan at Newcastle making 32 appearances and scoring five goals.
The Magpies have now exercised an option to sign him for a fee understood to be £6.2m.
The transfer is however subject to Atsu successfully reapplying for a work permit in order to play in the English Prem