It is done: Loic Remy signs loan deal with Newcastle: Relive the transfer saga here: Started in April!

Newcastle United have officially announced the loan signing of French striker Loic Remy on a year long deal from Championship side QPR.

This transfer saga was long, drawn out and often tiresome but late last week a deal had in principle been agreed between the two clubs.

All the remaining details were agreed last night.

Despite initially wanting to sell the player, QPR decided had no choice but to loan him in order to cut his costly wages of their bill. 

Talks entered a final stage on the 1st of August.

Newcastle first approached QPR with official interest in signing the player on loan this transfer window on the 24 July. 

Already on the 2nd of April this year Get French Football News brought to you exclusively that the player was on Newcastle’s radar. 

Click on the blue links to relive Loic Remy’s transfer summer transfer saga. 

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