Sport Newcastle set to complete Dubravka deal

00:35  17 may  2018
00:35  17 may  2018 Source:   readsport.co

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Newcastle United have completed the permanent signing of Martin Dubravka . Dubravka joined the club on loan from Czech side Sparta Prague in January and quickly became an Fantasy Premier League Set -pieces: Mitrovic the standout forward. Set -pieces: Free-kicks boost Maddison in Fantasy.

During Newcastle 's impressive 2-1 victory against Arsenal at the weekend, Sky Sports presenter David Jones revealed the club are close to completing a permanent deal . With their Premier League survival looking secured, Martin Dubravka is set to stick around for a while longer at St James' Park.

Newcastle are set to complete the signing of Martin Dubravka on a permanent deal from Sparta Praga this summer.

According to Calcio Mercato, Newcastle have opted to activate the buy-out clause in Dubravka’s loan deal and sign him on a permanent basis.

Dubravka joined Newcastle in January on loan from Sparta Praga, after Rob Elliot and Karl Darlow failed to nail down their number one shirt as their own.

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The Slovakian international has been a standout since arriving at Newcastle and it comes as no surprise that the club want to keep him long-term.

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NEWCASTLE have signed £4million Martin Dubravka from Sparta Prague on a four-year deal . Dubravka , 29, is Toon's first signing of the summer, with a number of other targets in the pipeline.

'Sky Sports' claims that Newcastle 's loanee goalkeeper Martin Dubravka will become the club's first permanent signing of the summer when the The aforementioned source claims that Dubravka 's loan deal included the option to make it permanent for a fee of £4m, a clause which the club is expected to

The report claims that he will cost Newcastle a fee in the region of €4m, a bargain considering the inflated fees thrown around in the Premier League.

The 29-year-old made 12 Premier League appearances in the second-half of the season and looks set to start next campaign as the club’s undisputed first-choice goalkeeper.

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Newcastle goalkeeper eager to stay at the club .
Newcastle United goalkeeper Karl Darlow is keen to remain at the club, despite a strong interest in him from Championship side Leeds United, according to The Newcastle Chronicle. He joined the Magpies back in 2015, but has found it tough to gain a regular run of games, but is hoping make more of an impact next season. The goalkeeper played a vital role in the season before last, when they won promotion to the Premier League featuring in 34 matches in all competitions. Last term he was afforded just 12 matches across the various competitions and boss Rafa Benitez has decided to sign Sparta Prague loanee Martin Dubravka in recent days meaning Darlow’s chances will be few and far between. Darlow, is looking to sign a new contract at the club and sees his long-term future at Newcastle although there is interest from elsewhere. As a result Leeds will have to look elsewhere for their next goalkeeper.

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