Villarreal left-back Jose Enrique is set to join English Premier League side Newcastle United.

Villarreal have announced that they have reached an agreement with the Magpies for the transfer of the Spain Under-21 international, with the deal only needing a few minor details to be ironed out before being completed.

The Spanish outfit said of the impending transfer of the 21-year-old in a statement on their website: "We want to thank Jose Enrique for his contributions to the club and wish him much luck in his footballing career."

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