Transfers: Dwight Gayle switch to Stoke City confirmed
Dwight Gayle's time at Newcastle United is over as the club confirms that he has joined Stoke City.
The striker spent six years as a Magpie after Rafa Benitez signed him from Crystal Palace in 2016 to spearhead Newcastle's promotion challenge.
Gayle at NUFC
- Gayle signed in 2016 for a reported £10.8million, claiming it was a 'dream come true to be at a big club like Newcastle.'
- The 32-year-old scored 34 goals in 122 games for the Toon, 23 of them in his first season
- Arguably his finest moment for Newcastle came in the 4-3 win over Norwich, in which he scored a dramatic hat-trick
- He spent the 2018/19 season on loan at West Bromwich Albion, scoring 24 times
- His last goal for the club was the winner in a 2-1 victory against the Baggies in December 2020