Magpies agree £12m Cabella fee
Newcastle are set to continue their summer spending after agreeing a deal for Montpellier midfielder Remy Cabella.
The Frenchman is believed to be Magpies boss Alan Pardews top transfer target this summer as he looks to replace Yohan Cabaye, who joined Paris Saint-Germain in January.
And according to reports in France, Pardew has got his man for a fee believed to be around £12m.
Montpellier chief executive Laurent Nicollin is reported to have told the French media We have a deal, when asked about negotiations with Newcastle.
The transfer is expected to be sealed in the coming days when Cabella returns from holiday.
The 24-year-old scored 14 goals in 37 appearances for the Ligue 1 club last season and is set to join Jack Colback, Ayoze and Siem de Jong at St James Park this summer.