Newcastle United’s Robbie Elliott on new signings and next season’s tough test – Video

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FORMER Magpies left back Robbie Elliott has praised Newcastle United after they announced the signing of Gael Bigirimana on a five year deal.

The cultured defender, who was at the club when Newcastle played in the Champions League in the days of Sir Bobby Robson, has backed the Magpies to make a big impact in this seasons Europa League but reckons it’ll be a big ask for them to deliver another fifth placed finish in the Premier League this time around.

Ex- Newcastle United footballer Robbie Elliott.

Ex- Newcastle United footballer Robbie Elliott.

Elliott also reckons it’s vital the club hold on to top scorer Demba Ba and says the St James’ Park outfit must continue to sign quality players if they’re to be a success.

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