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Spireites secure loan deal for Newcastle defender

Newcastle United's Josef Yarney has joined Chesterfield on loan until the end of the season.

The 21-year-old central defender, who was formerly at Everton, has made 21 appearances this season while on loan at Morecambe.

After agreeing to sign, Yarney said: “I’m really pleased to have joined Chesterfield. I hope I can make a significant contribution between now and the end of the season.”

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