De Jong Set for Newcastle Medical.

Borussia Monchengladbach striker Luuk de Jong is on his way to Newcastle for a medical.

The Netherland international is expected to join Alan Pardew’s side on an initial loan deal.

De Jong joined the German outfit for a reported £12.6m two years ago after scoring 45 goals in 86 games for FC Twente.

Luuk de Jong to Have Newcastle Medical.
Luuk de Jong to Have Newcastle Medical.

“The striker is currently on his way to Newcastle for medical checks,” Monchengladbach confirmed on Twitter.

The 23-year-old has scored just six times in the Bundesliga.