Magpies seal Swiss teenager

January 31, 2013
By ESPN staff


Newcastle United have signed 17-year-old defender Kevin Mbabu from Swiss side Servette.



Mbabu, who is predominantly a centre-back, has agreed a three-and-a-half-year deal after a successful trial and will go into the club's development squad.



The Switzerland Under-19 international told the club's official website: "I am delighted to join Newcastle United.



"Today is a big day for me. I've ...

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