Deal To Be Announced

Last updated : 07 January 2010 By Kevin Markey report that the 26-year-old striker is due to be confirmed as Newcastle's new signing shortly.

'I'm off to Newcastle United,' Beckford told UK.

The website also reveals that Newcastle had two previous bids rejected, while the third was submitted today. Either club is yet to confirm, but news reports around England suggest an announcement is forthcoming.