Dwight Gayle signs for West Brom – Sky Sports
Dwight Gayle is now signed up with West Brom according to Sky Sports.
Early Monday afternoon has seen the broadcaster report that their information is that the Newcastle striker has signed for the Baggies.
They add that Salomon Rondon’s move in the other direction is also imminent.
Rondon was photographed at the Hilton Hotel in Gateshead on Sunday, whilst Gayle was sighted down in the West Midlands. Both forwards having not featured for their respective clubs on Saturday.
Sky Sports say that the transfer saga has been settled at last and it will see both players sign on loan for a year, with no obligation to buy.
As for cash, they report that Newcastle will make a balancing £2m payment as part of the loan swap deal.
On the surface at least, it is difficult to see Dwight Gayle not scoring goals in the Championship once again, providing he stays fit.
As for Salomon Rondon, Newcastle fans will hope that a change of club will see the striker improve on an eight goals per season in his three Premier League years so far.
‘Newcastle United’s Dwight Gayle signs for West Brom on loan.
Newcastle United striker Dwight Gayle has signed for West Bromwich Albion on a season-long loan, according to Sky sources.
Gayle’s switch is part of Newcastle’s move for Salomon Rondon and it is understood that the Venezuelan forward was on Tyneside on Sunday to undergo a medical ahead of his transfer to St James’ Park.
Sky Sports News has been told that Newcastle will pay a £2m loan fee for their part of the deal, which includes no obligation to buy.’
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