Newcastle announce loan-signing of Christian Atsu
August 31, 2016
DONE: Chelsea winger, Christian Atsu has signed for Newcastle
GHANAIAN International, Christian Atsu has completed his loan move to Newcastle, and Newcastle have now confirmed his arrival at St James’ Park.
“I’m very happy to be at Newcastle,” the winger said.
“It’s a very big club. They have good facilities and I think Newcastle have one of the best coaches in the world.
“St. James’ Park is a fantastic stadium with 50,000 fans; the fans here really love football so much and I can’t wait to play at this stadium in front of the fans.”
Toon boss Rafa Benitez added: “I agreed with our fans that we needed to bring in another winger, so I am very happy to welcome Christian to the club.
“He has good ability and pace in the wide areas and also has good experience of English football.
“He has a different style of play to the other players we have at the moment and that will be important for the squad.”