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Newcastle To Beat Arsenal For Bordeaux Midfielder Henri Saivet

Henri Saivet

Reports are out claiming that Newcastle have agreed a deal with Bordeaux to sign midfielder Henri Saivet.

Sky Sports reported on Monday morning that the 25 year old Senegal international was on Tyneside finalising personal terms and undergoing a medical after flying in from France this morning.

Boss Steve McClaren later confirmed this was the case in a press conference and it is understood the fee agreed between the clubs is £5m.

Premier League giants Arsenal were also linked with the talented midfielder.

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