Micky Quinn reacts on Twitter to Mikel Merino deal

Newcastle player Mikel Merino (l) is challenged by Phillipe Coutinho of Liverpool during the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Liverpool at St. James Park on October 1,...

Mikel Merino has made his loan move from Borussia Dortmund to Newcastle United permanent.

Newcastle player Mikel Merino in action during the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Stoke City at St. James Park on September 16, 2017 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England.

Micky Quinn has taken to social networking site Twitter to give his reaction to Mikel Merino signing a permanent contract with Newcastle United.

Newcastle signed Merino on loan from Borussia Dortmund in the summer transfer window.

The Premier League club have activated the option to secure the services of the 21-year-old midfielder on a permanent deal.

Former Newcastle centre-forward Quinn has taken to Twitter to give his reaction to Merino committing his long-term future to the Premier League club.

Newcastle United player Mikel Merino in action  during the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Tottenham Hotspur at St. James Park on August 13, 2017 in Newcastle upon Tyne,...

Newcastle United's Spanish midfielder Mikel Merino (L) vies with Liverpool's Senegalese midfielder Sadio Mane (R) during the English Premier League football match between Newcastle United...

Merino is a very good and talented young midfielder, and the 21-year-old has been playing well for Newcastle this season.

The Spain Under-21 international midfielder has started six matches in the Premier League for the Magpies so far this campaign.

The former Osasuna star is still very young and is developing, and working under manager Rafael Benitez is only going to make him better in the coming years.

Newcastle won automatic promotion from Championship to the Premier League at the end of last season.

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