36 goals in 69 games – why Newcastle are prepared to pay £13m (video)

first_imgNewcastle have signed Aleksander Mitrovic from Anderlecht.The move is subject to a work permit, but the 20-year-old is expecting to be a Magpie soon, saying: “I visited the stadium and it is amazing. I have played in a lot of impressive stadiums in my career but St. James’ Park is so big, I can’t wait to play my first game here.”EXPERT VIEW ON MITROVICThe Serbia international has been at Belgian club Anderlecht since 2013 and in the two seasons following his move from Partizan, scored 36 goals in 69 games. He was also on hand to score against Arsenal in November at the Emirates in the Champions League group stage where his side fought back from 3-0 down to draw 3-3.Check out some of his other highlights for Anderlecht here…last_img

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