Newcastle keeper Krul: Anita our pit-bull

Newcastle United goalkeeper Tim Krul has welcomed fellow Dutchman Vurnon Anita to Tyneside. Anita signed for Toon last month from Ajax.

Newcastle United goalkeeper Tim Krul has welcomed fellow Dutchman Vurnon Anita to Tyneside.

Anita signed for Toon last month from Ajax.

Krul told Sport1 Football Magazine: "We needed Vurnon, he's a little pit-bull!

"Vurnon brings something extra and has all the makings of being one of our key players.

"Some of the lads felt this in his first training session!"

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