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Danny Simpson’s True Intentions – To Be Free Agent In Summer

December 5th, 2012 · 311 Comments

We have an inkling that Danny Simpson is doing the same thing as Jose Enrique did last year, when he kept saying he liked playing for Newcastle, but would not commit to signing a new deal, and he eventually signed on at Liverpool last year for about £6M. Danny Simpson – becomes a free agent […]

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Tags: Contracts · Danny Simpson · Financials · Newcastle News

Alan Pardew Tight Lipped On Newcastle Transfer Targets

December 5th, 2012 · 11 Comments

Alan Pardew is remaining tight lipped about the January transfer window, and we wouldn’t expect him to talk openly about our targets as a certain Graeme Souness used to do when he was manager at Newcastle. Graeme Souness when Magpies manager – conducted transfer business in the press

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Tags: Europa League · Newcastle News · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle To Play Weakened Side At Bordeaux

December 5th, 2012 · 16 Comments

With a tough game at Fulham next Monday night, and a very tough December schedule coming up,  and with Newcastle having already qualified for the knock-out stages of the Europa League, Alan Pardew will likely play a weakened side tomorrow night in Bordeaux. Alan Pardew – I can’t afford to lose anybody

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Tags: Europa League · European Champions League · Newcastle News · Premier League

Magpies Fancy Young Valencia Winger

December 5th, 2012 · 8 Comments

Newcastle are again being linked with the Valencia winger Sofiane Feghouli, and although he stated he wanted to stay at Valencia, things have changed there – and the manager Mauricio Pellegrino has just been fired. Add to that the Spanish club are short of money and they could look to sell their Algerian winger in […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Newcastle Only 6 Points Out Of 6th Place

December 5th, 2012 · 12 Comments

There’s no doubt that Newcastle’s 3-0 win against Wigan on Monday night was monumental for Newcastle and not only did we break our four game losing streak in the league, but we improved our goal difference, which is still only -4, and in the 15 games we’ve played we have only 17 goals – so […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Premier League · Tim Krul

Newcastle Tracking Brazilian Right-Back

December 5th, 2012 · 41 Comments

The Daily Mail is reporting today that Newcastle United have made an enquiry with Brazilian club Atletico Mineiro about their right back Marcos Rocha. Marcos Rocha – 23 year-old Brazilian right back

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Tags: Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Newcastle Watching Senegal International Winger

December 5th, 2012 · 9 Comments

The Daily Mail is reporting that Newcastle, Norwich and Aston Villa will have scouts at the game on Wednesday night to watch 27 year-old winger Modou Sougou of FC Cluj, when Manchester United entertain the Romanian club. Modou Sougou – winger plays for Romanian club FC Cluj

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Tags: Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Newcastle To Bid For Top Southampton Midfielder in January

December 5th, 2012 · 10 Comments

Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew is said to planning  a bid for Adam Lallana, Southampton’s very good central midfielder in Jnauary, and just a month after arriving at Newcastle in 2010, there was a report we issued that indicated Alan wanted to bring the youngster to Newcastle, but as far as we know no bids […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target