Newcastle United won't break their transfer record for Islam Slimani but they will sign him.
The Magpies have agreed a loan deal for the Algerian and will cover his wages for the remainder of the season.
Going out the club on loan is Aleksandar Mitrovic who is heading back to his former club Anderlecht.
BREAKING: @NUFC agree deal with @LCFC to take striker Islam Slimani on loan until the end of the season, according to Sky sources. #SSN
— Twitter (@SkySportsNews) Wed Jan 31 03:09:02 PST 2018
Newcastle set to LOAN Aleksandar Mitrovic
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