Newcastle have completed the signing of Roma striker Seydou Doumbia on loan. The 28-year...
Newcastle have completed the signing of Roma striker Seydou Doumbia on loan.
The 28-year-old Ivory Coast international has completed a medical and agreed personal terms with a view to signing a deal until the end of the season.
Doumbia joined Roma from CSKA Moscow in January last year, but made only 14 appearances, eight of them as a substitute, and scored two goals before heading back to CSKA on loan in August. He joins Jonjo Shelvely, Henry Saviet as the January recruits by the Magpies who are not done yet and are reportedly interested in deadline day deals for Behraino, Kieran Gibbs as well as Bafetimbi Gomis.
Doumbia's ex-team mate Ahmed Musa is also subject to a bid from Leicester though Cska Moscow are holding out for a 21million pounds fee.