Newcastle United are tracking Vitesse Arnhem defender Kelvin Leerdam.

Newcastle are in the market for a versatile defender and have been scouting the outstanding Leerdam this season.

The 23 year-old can also play in midfield and is being watched by Chelsea, which enjoy a close partnership with Vitesse.

In just 17 games this season, Leerdam has scored seven goals.

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