Newcastle on brink of £250,000 deal for 21-year-old Peru playmaker Rodrigo Vilca – and could send him straight out on loan
- Peru playmaker Rodrigo Vilca is set to join Newcastle and could be loaned out
- The 21-year-old is a promising prospect but may need to work on his physicality
- Magpies are prepared to offload right-back DeAndre Yedlin for £5million
Newcastle are closing on a £250,000 deal for highly-rated Peru playmaker Rodrigo Vilca from Deportivo Municipal.
The 21-year-old could be loaned out initially for experience.
The midfielder is regarded as a promising talent and has been called up to the national squad by coach Ricardo Gareca.
Newcastle are close to signing 21-year-old Peruvian playmaker Rodrigo Vilca
Newcastle fear he may lack the physical capabilities to make an impact in the Premier League just yet.
The Magpies are also prepared to offload right-back DeAndre Yedlin with the club willing to sell for around £5million.
The USA international has interest from MLS clubs and Europe.
DeAndre Yedlin could be on the way out at Newcastle and they will sell for around £5million