Contract details revealed as Newcastle United swoop for Man City prospect - Eddie Howe reacts

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The latest Manchester City transfer news.

A Manchester City youngster is set to officially move to Newcastle United and the deal could be announced today.

Newcastle are expected to announce the signing of Manchester City’s Alfie Harrison before the end of the January transfer window, which closes at 11pm. Transfer expert Fabrizio Romano has revealed details of his proposed move to St James’ Park. Harrison will join Newcastle on an undisclosed fee.

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Tottenham Hotspur, Celtic and West Ham had all been credited with an interest in the teenager.

Transfer guru Romano has taken to X to provide an update on Harrison’s move to Tyneside. Romano posted: "Newcastle have just signed the formal documents for Alfie Harrison as he’s set to join from Man City. Understand contract is valid until June 2027 with an option for further season. Newcastle convinced of his potential for present and future."

What has Newcastle United head coach Eddie Howe said?

Howe said: “We welcome him into the football club, I wasn't directly involved in that transfer but we welcome him into the club. He's a very talented young player and we hope he does really well with us."

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