NEWCASTLE United have completed the signing of 17-year-old defender Ben Tozer from Swindon Town.

The promising teenager signed a four-and-a-half year contract at St. James' Park on Monday morning.

Devon-born Ben joined Swindon from Plymouth Argyle in the summer and was handed his first team debut in a Carling Cup tie against Charlton Athletic. He made seven senior appearances for the club before being snapped up by the Magpies.

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