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News and Commentary On Newcastle United Football Club By Ed Harrison, A Proud Exiled Geordie And Lifelong Fan

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Newcastle Missed Out On Another Two Top Players Last Month

February 7th, 2013 · 166 Comments

Derek LLambias should give a lot more interviews to the local press, because when he gives the interviews he drops in a few facts now and again which can make big news, and tells us some of what’s going on behind the scenes at the club. Loic Remy – one player we missed out on […]

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

Lots Of Clubs Wanted Newcastle’s Best Players Last Summer

February 7th, 2013 · 20 Comments

Derek LLambias has opened the lid on some of what happened last year, and while we now know it was a big mistake not to bring in more players last summer, it seems the club had a hard job keeping the good players they had with clubs and agents pestering Newcastle for a number of […]

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Tags: Hatem Ben Arfa · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours · Yohan Cabaye

Transfers Getting Harder For Us In France – Llambias

February 7th, 2013 · 8 Comments

There was news today that Newcastle will be concentrating on Holland to bring in a new influx of players this summer, and that makes sense, especially when Managing Director Derek LLambias has said it’s getting harder now for Newcastle to do business in France. Derek LLambias – getting harder to do good deals in France

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

Llambias – Relegation Will Knock Us Back Four Years

February 7th, 2013 · 12 Comments

Some excellent interviews in the Evening Chronicle today – as the paper has an exclusive set of interviews with Newcastle Managing Director Derek LLambias – and certainly we don’t hear too often from Derek LLambias or owner Mike Ashley. Derek Llambias – we must concentrate on the Premier League (because that’s where the money is)

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Tags: Contracts · Financials · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Planning For Big Influx Of Players This Summer

February 7th, 2013 · 20 Comments

We’ve all heard now of the purple group of players at Newcastle – those are the first teamers who are top stars and generally start games – such as the likes of Coloccini, Krul, Cabaye, Ben Arfa and the like – players of top class who play regularly in the first team. Kevin Mbabu – […]

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Tags: Newcastle Academy · Newcastle News · Newcastle U21 · Newcastle Youth · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle To Sign Five Players From Holland This Summer?

February 7th, 2013 · 27 Comments

News in the Newcastle Journal today that Newcastle will concentrate their efforts in the summer on bringing players from Holland into the club, and maybe that’s because with five new Frenchmen into the club last month, maybe that’s almost the full contingent of players Newcastle had on the radar screen from France at the beginning […]

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

Newcastle Target Says He Wants To Make A Move

February 7th, 2013 · 14 Comments

We had an article out yesterday saying that Newcastle were interested in PSG center-back Mamadou Sahkho and the PSG player played the whole game for France last night in their 2-1 loss to Germany at the Stade de France, and he looked a very good player. Mamadou Sahko – in French colors

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

Pardew Makes Some Tough Decisions For Europa League

February 7th, 2013 · 22 Comments

Newcastle have revised their squad for the Europa League, now that new players have arrived in January. Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa – will play in Europa League

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Tags: Europa League · European Competition · Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa · Massadio Haidara · Mathieu Debuchy · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Yoan Gouffran