Newcastle United have signed England midfielder Jonjo
Shelvey from Swansea City on a five-and-a-half-year
deal, the English Premier League club said on Tuesday.
The transfer fee was undisclosed but media reports
said Newcastle had agreed to pay STG12 million ($A25
million) for the 23-year-old.
"I drove up through the night to be here so it's been a
manic 24 hours but it's all been worth it to come here
and play for this great club," Shelvey said on the club