Date: 3rd August 2007 at 1:24pm
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Alan Smith has signed for Newcastle United for an undisclosed fee, believed to be around 6 million.

As we’ve already reported, United had agreed a fee with Newcastle for the Yorkshireman who had other offers, too. Sam Allardyce expressed his hope that Smith would sign for them and he got his wish.

The 26-year-old striker signed a five-year-deal at St. James’ Park.

Good luck, Smudger, and thanks for everything!