#sports Eddie Howe insists new £60million striker Alexander Isak's 'X-factor' suits the Premier League

#sports Eddie Howe insists new £60million striker Alexander Isak’s ‘X-factor’ suits the Premier League

#sports activities Eddie Howe insists new £60million striker Alexander Isak’s ‘X-factor’ suits the Premier League

Table of Contents

Eddie Howe heaps reward on £60m new boy Alexander Isak’s ‘X-factor’ as he backs Newcastle’s document signing to hit the floor working forward of potential debut in opposition to Wolves this weekend

  • Newcastle introduced signing of Alexander Isak from Real Sociedad on Friday
  • Eddie Howe believes the £60m striker’s model of play will swimsuit the Premier League
  • Howe is eager to pair Isak up entrance with Callum Wilson, as soon as the latter is match once more 
  • The Sweden worldwide may make his Newcastle debut in opposition to Wolves

Eddie Howe can not wait to unleash Alexander Isak’s ‘X-factor’ on the Premier League.

And the Newcastle boss is hopeful the membership document £60million swoop for the Swedish worldwide won’t be their final foray into the switch market earlier than the shut of the summer time window.

Isak – dubbed the subsequent Zlatan Ibrahimovic – has put the ending touches to a £125,000-a-week transfer from Real Sociedad.

The 22-year-old may make his debut at Wolves on Sunday. 

Newcastle confirmed the signing of Alexander Isak from Real Sociedad for £60m on Friday

Newcastle confirmed the signing of Alexander Isak from Real Sociedad for £60m on Friday

The transfer takes Newcastle’s switch spending this 12 months to only wanting £250m and Howe stated: ‘Alex might be an enormous participant for us. Naturally from my perspective I’d prefer to push as a lot as we are able to to enhance the squad however I’m conscious we have now to be very cautious by way of funds, so I would like to take a seat down with the membership and have these discussions.

‘He has the mixture of qualities I like in a ahead. He scores targets, he has tempo, technical capability, dribbling capability and he is bought a little bit of an X-factor about him.

‘The English sport will swimsuit his profile, he is a very good athlete and technically actually good so he is bought an entire host of issues going for him and his greatest years are nonetheless forward of him.   

‘I can perceive the followers’ pleasure as a result of I’m enthusiastic about it too.’

Eddie Howe heaped praise on Isak and he believes the striker's style of play will suit the league

Eddie Howe heaped reward on Isak and he believes the striker’s model of play will swimsuit the league 

Isak has scored 9 targets in 37 internationals and got here to Newcastle’s consideration final 12 months whereas enjoying for his nation. 

He discovered the web 44 occasions in 132 video games over three seasons in Spain.

Howe is eager to pair his newest arrival up entrance with Callum Wilson when the England ahead shakes off one other hamstring harm.

He added: ‘We do not imagine Callum’s harm to be critical, he’ll solely be out for a few weeks.

‘I do not doubt Callum for a second. I see him and Alexander enjoying collectively. They’re very completely different gamers with distinctive strengths.’

Isak (left) came into Newcastle's attention while playing for Sweden last year

Isak (left) got here into Newcastle’s consideration whereas enjoying for Sweden final 12 months 

Advertisement

Leave a Reply

%d bloggers like this:
adplus-dvertising