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Entries from August 2011

Newcastle Unwilling To Pay The Money For Top Players

August 18th, 2011 · 102 Comments

It seems that Newcastle have identified Lyon left back Aly Cissokho, Dutch left-back Erik Pieters and former England International Wayne Bridge, as priority targets  to replace the departed Jose Enrique. Aly Cissokho – Lyon left-back

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Tags: Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Magpies Give Trials To Two Top French Youth Internationals

August 18th, 2011 · 69 Comments

A Newcastle Reserve side beat Gateshead Reserves 5-0 at Darsley Park in Benton yesterday afternoon. Daniel-Situ-Buyente – on trial at Newcastle

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Tags: Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth · Reserves

Newcastle Should Win Easily At Sunderland – Maybe

August 18th, 2011 · 85 Comments

The Newcastle team’s confidence has been significantly boosted by their opening day draw with Arsenal at St. James’ Park. Tim Krul – confident of win on Saturday

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Tags: Newcastle News · Tim Krul

Are Newcastle Interested In Charlton Goalkeeper?

August 18th, 2011 · 17 Comments

There are strange reports doing the rounds that 6’3″ Charlton goalkeeper Rob Elliot is about to join Newcastle United. Rob Elliot – 25 year-old Charlton goalkeeper

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Tags: Fraser Forster · Newcastle News · Steve Harper · Tim Krul · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Goalkeeper Moves To Celtic

August 17th, 2011 · 28 Comments

We wrote last night that we’d be surprised if Newcastle goalkeeper Fraser Forster was sent out on loan again to Celtic. Fraser Forster – on loan to Celtic again

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Tags: Fraser Forster · Newcastle News · Steve Harper · Tim Krul

Maiga Apologizes To Fans – Yearns For Newcastle Move

August 17th, 2011 · 193 Comments

It seems that Modibo Maiga is still hoping (and praying) for a move to Newcastle. Modibo Maiga –  Newcastle want me – I want them

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Tags: Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours