Newcastle United has completed the signing of Miguel Almiron from the Atlanta United High Football League.
The 24-year-old boy joins the Forty for a five-year contract, as a result of which he will remain in St. James’s Park until 2024.
Almiron took part in the MLS All-Star team twice and was selected at MLS Best XI at the end of both seasons at a club from Georgia.
He will carry unit number 24 for the Magpie.
"I am very happy and want to start and meet my new teammates," said Almiron NUFC TV“The League is very competitive, this is a historical club, and Rafa Benitez himself was the main reason why I am here now.
"I think this is a big responsibility, something wonderful for me, and I will try to offer everything in my power to regain the trust placed in me by the club."
We are pleased to announce the signing of forward Miguel Almiron from @ATLUTD,
The 24-year-old has signed a five-year contract under which he will be in St. James’s Park until June 2024.
– Newcastle United FC (@NUFC) January 31, 2019