Newcastle full-back DeAndre Yedlin is set to join Turkish side Galatasaray in a deadline-day move. According to reports Magpies manager Steve Bruce said the 27-year-old American was a surplus to his team so it eas only wise he was loaned out.
DeAndre Yedlin to Galatasaray Almost Done Deal
Steve Bruce says he has two players who are already doing well in DeAndre Yedlin’s position plus the fact that he is looking to change the club’s formations.
Yedlin, who recently overcame a work permit issue, joined Newcastle on a five-year deal in 2016. He has made six Premier League appearances this season.
Steve Bruce also said: “Quite simply we have had three right-backs at the club now and DeAndre is suited to wing-back. It’s been no secret that we have made changes to a back four.”
“I want to wish him the best of luck playing in Turkey for a huge club like Galatasaray. He’s a great professional and a great lad.” “Sometimes you have to let one out to bring somebody in so it could be a busy day for us.”
Newcastle who have been struggling in the 2020/21 season manager to secure a 2-0 win over Everton to end their winless run in the English Premier League courtesy of Callum Wilson brace.