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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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Time To Turn To Strikers Other Than €12M Gomis?

July 26th, 2013 · 193 Comments

The news today is that Lyon want a ridiculously high €10M (£8.5M) for their striker Bafetimbi Gomis plus a €2M (£1.7M)  bonus, that Newcastle United must cough up to land Bafetimbi Gomis – according to reports in France. Bafetimbi Gomis – Lyon want over £8.5M for striker with one year left on contract

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

New Complications For Newcastle In Gomis Transfer

July 26th, 2013 · 275 Comments

It seems things are getting a little bizarre in the attempt of Lyon President Jean-Michel Aulas to cash in on his star striker Bafetimbi Gomis this summer, before Gomis becomes a free agent next year. Bafetimbi Gomis – conflicts with Lyon owner

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

No Future On Tyneside For Newcastle Midfielder

July 26th, 2013 · 221 Comments

Midfielder Dan Gosling walked away from a possible deal with Crystal Palace earlier this week, after he was put in limbo after completing a medical in London on Monday, but the club did not contact him and he left to return to Newcastle on Wednesday. Dan Gosling – needs to find a new club

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Tags: Contracts · Dan Gosling · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Versatile Frenchman Given Challenge By Pardew

July 26th, 2013 · 40 Comments

Yoan Gouffran was an important player for Newcastle as soon as he arrived on Tyneside, and he was asked to get the goals with Papiss Cisse, after Demba Ba left the club in early January and was not replaced. Yoan Gouffran scores against West Brom to get the point

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Tags: Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours · Yoan Gouffran

Graham Carr A Huge Influence In Recruiting Gomis

July 26th, 2013 · 67 Comments

The Newcastle Journal is reporting today what is essentially good news on the drawn out saga to sign Lyon striker Bafetimbi Gomis. Bafetimbi Gomis – please sign this player

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

Five Premier League Clubs Could Be After Bafetimbi Gomis

July 26th, 2013 · 36 Comments

The French web-site le10sport.com is reporting that Bafetimbi Gomis is closer to the exit door than he’s ever been at Lyon, and with the news yesterday from the Lyon President Jean-Michel Aulas that they have received three offers for the player,  le10sport is listing the clubs they think are involved in trying to sign the […]

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

Cisse Decision A Huge Lift For Manager And Fans

July 26th, 2013 · 39 Comments

While we still haven’t signed a top striker this summer, we did have one of our top strikers, Papiss Cisse, agree to wear the Wonga insignia yesterday, after a stand-off with Newcastle and Wonga over it this summer, that had many people believing the Senegal striker would leave the club, and we’d be even worse […]

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