OFFICIAL – Kenedy joins Newcastle United on season-long loan

OFFICIAL – Kenedy joins Newcastle United on season-long loan

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Chelsea winger Kenedy heads back to St.James’ Park today after agreeing a second season-long loan at Newcastle United.

Newcastle reportedly have an option to make the deal permanent at the end of 2018/19 campaign with the Magpies. The Brazilian 22-year-old told the club’s official website: “I’m so happy to come back to my second home”. 

An official statement from Chelsea read: “Kenedy has today returned to Newcastle United on a season-long loan. The Brazilian enjoyed a successful spell at St James’ Park in the second half of the 2017/18 campaign, playing 13 times and scoring twice as the Magpies finished 10th in the Premier League”.