Reims midfielder Romain Amalfitano signed a deal with Newcastle.
Amalfitano said: “I am very happy to be a Newcastle player. I have seen a bit of the city already and it is a change from France, but one I am really looking forward to.”
“When a club like Newcastle wants you to play for them, it can only be a good thing.”
“I have taken the opportunity to play in the Premier League and cannot wait to get going.“