Newcastle midfielder Haris Vuckic is to join Championship outfit Cardiff on an initial one-month loan deal, the Magpies have confirmed. The 19-year-old is expected to formally complete a temporary move to the Bluebirds in time to go straight into the squad for Saturday's trip to Leicester.

The Slovenia Under-21 international arrived on Tyneside in January 2009 and made the first of his five senior appearances this season against Fulham in August.

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