Newcastle target de Jong set to join Monchengladbach

FC Twente striker Luuk de Jong is set to join German club Borussia Monchengladbach.

FC Twente striker Luuk de Jong is set to join German club Borussia Monchengladbach.

The 21-year old Swiss-born Holland international was a key target for Newcastle United but it seems the Magpies will miss out after he passed a medical over the weekend.

There were issues regarding the transfer fee last week with Gladbach not meeting Twente’s asking price of £15.7million but it is believed that a deal will be struck this week.

 
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