Simpson moves to Magpies

14 August 2009 11:47
// A bit of a hack but it works// The article snippet is wrapped onto a second line, even when #article-sub is emptyif( $("div#article-sub").children().length == 0 ) {$("div#article-sub").remove();} Newcastle United have completed the signing of defender Danny Simpson on loan from Manchester United.

The 22-year-old defender has agreed a deal with the Championship club that will keep him at St James' Park until January.

Simpson has already enjoyed loan spells at Royal Antwerp, Sunderland, Ipswich and Blackburn since emerging through the youth ranks at Old Trafford in 2006.

The Magpies are bidding to return to the Premier League at the first time of asking having suffered relegation to England's second tier last season.

Simpson is expected to go straight into Chris Hughton's squad for Saturday's home clash with Reading.

Source: SKY_Sports

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