The midfielder has touched down in Tyneside and we have some of the top spots to make him feel at home.
In Newcastle we are blessed with some incredible coffee shops and cafes offering a huge range of hot drinks, which may even suit a certain Italian who has travelled to the North East from Milan!
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These are the top rated coffee shops and cafes in Newcastle according to Google reviews. Shops need 15 reviews to qualify.
1. The top rated coffee shops and cafes in Newcastle
These are some of the top rated coffee shops and cafes in Newcastle. Photo: Google/Photojoiner
2. Black Hack Coffee
Black Hack Coffee in St Andrew's Church on Newgate Street has a five star rating from16 reviews. Photo: Google
3. Magic Hat
The Magic Hat on Higham Place has a 4.9 rating from 352 reviews. Photo: Google
4. The Canny Goat
The Canny Goat on Monk Street has a 4.9 rating from 217 reviews. Photo: Google