• The midfielder on loan from Borussia Dortmund has been a key player
• Rafael Benítez: ‘He has a lot of quality on the ball and is keen to learn’
Mikel Merino has completed a permanent move to Newcastle United from Borussia Dortmund after an impressive start to his career in England, the club have announced.
The 21-year-old midfielder arrived at St James’ Park on loan in July with the possibility of a full transfer included in the deal, and has done so well on Tyneside that the club has handed him a five-year contract.
Source: Football News
Link : Newcastle hand Mikel Merino five-year deal after impressive start to loan spell